Discretionary Crisis Fund

Information you need to apply

To apply for a Discretionary Crisis Fund award, you'll need:

  • Your National Insurance Number
  • Details of the benefits you claim
  • Your Council Tax Reference Number
  • An email address, if you're applying for help with emergency household energy
  • A letter from your doctor or hospital, if you're applying for something to do with a medical or disability need
  • A crime reference number, if your application is due to you being a victim of a crime or domestic abuse