A new month is one thing, so a new round-up of hardship grants for April 2022. MoneyMagpie often gets asked the following question: How do I access hardship grants? How can we get funds quickly? Many people start to Google terms like “get cash now” or “get money fast”, and then read our suggestions for fun and easy ways to get quick cash.
Many people don’t know that there are many hardship grants available for those in need. We make it a priority to provide these grants for readers. This is especially important given the increased living expenses that are putting us all under strain. Continue reading to learn more about the April 2022 hardship grants.
All over the country
Friends of the Elderly
Friends of the Elderly offers grants to seniors living in England or Wales with low incomes. There are three types of grants they offer: financial support, digital connection, home essentials and digital connectivity. If you are over the age of 65, reside in England or Wales, have a low-income and less than PS4000 saved, and are not a resident in a residential care facility, you can apply for a grant. You must apply through a referring agency, such as Citizens Advice or Local Care Teams.
Jordison and Hossell Animal Welfare Charity
Pet owners on low incomes and receiving pensions or benefits will receive one-off grants of no more that PS250. Pet owners with small animals cannot pay their bills can apply for grants. Pet owners can request grants via email or mail.
Whitestones Haselor Alcester Warwickshire, B49 6LU Email to [email protected]
Wood Green The Animals Charity
Wood Green offers animal welfare services, including financial support for neutering and free behavior advice. This link will allow you to find out if you are eligible.
The Harpur Trust
Harpur Trust offers an Adult Education Scheme that improves the financial and quality of life for those with low incomes. The applicants must be permanent residents of Bedford and have a low-income, plan to return to work or change careers after being out of school for five years. Applications will be considered in spring and summer, so get your application in soon! Apply online here
Bedford Municipal Charities
Bedford Municipal Charities offers grants to residents of north Bedfordshire. They are able to provide fuel, furniture, and equipment. For more information, contact Bedford Borough Council
BEDFORD BOROUGH COUNCIL BOROUGH HALL CAULDWELL STREET BEDFORD MK42 9AP Email: [email protected]
Mary Elizabeth Siebel Charity
Mary Elizabeth Siebel Charity offers assistance to those over 60 who live within 12 miles from Newark Town Hall. Individuals may apply directly, but they must be supported by a doctor. To obtain an application form, write to the charity.
Tallents Solicitors 3 Middlegate Newark Nottinghamshire (NG24 1A)
Edward Blagdon’s Charity
Edward Blagdon’s Charity offers grants to people in need living in Tiverton or Washfield, Devon. For assistance, please write to the charity explaining why you need it.
29 Lime Tree Mead Tiverton Devon EX16 4PX
Metcalfe Smith Trust
Individuals with long-term illnesses or mental disabilities can be granted grants by the Metcalf Smith Trust. Leeds residents are eligible for grants of up to PS250. You can apply for grants to cover convalescent/respite, household and equipment needs, or any other expenses that people with disabilities may incur. The website allows you to apply, but you will need to attach a letter from a school, charity, or voluntary organization.
The Chapel Allerton and Potternewton Relief-in-Need Charity
One-off grants are provided by the Potternewton Relief in-Need Charity and Chapel Allerton Relief-in-Need Charity for people who live within the boundaries of Chapeltown, Chapel Allerton, and Potternewton, Leeds. They can provide white goods up to the same amount and grants are limited to PS200. Individuals are not eligible to apply, but Chapeltown Citizens Advice or other agencies can help.
MoneyMagpie April 2022 Hardship Grants
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