discretionary crisis fund

Benefit sanctions

Council Tax, benefits and money


Help for people in crisis (Discretionary Crisis Fund)

In certain circumstances you may be able to access help from the Discretionary Crisis Fund. 


Additional help with housing costs (Discretionary Housing Payment) 

You may be entitled to help with your housing costs through a Discretionary Housing Payment or a bond for your rent deposit.  


Universal Credit

Find out what changes may affect you from autumn 2014 and how to make sure you're ready.

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