Discretionary Crisis Fund


If you're leaving prison, care, temporary homelessness accommodation or National Asylum Support Service accommodation, then the Bond Board or the agency you're working with must make the application on your behalf.

Online applications

You can apply for an award from the Discretionary Crisis Fund online.

  1. You'll need to use a laptop or computer as the form doesn't work on mobile devices.
  2. You'll need to enable pop-ups on the laptop or computer you're using. View instructions to enable pop-ups.
  3. You can use a computer or connect to wifi for free at any library in the borough. Library services.

Apply for an award from the Discretionary Crisis Fund

We're aware there are some issues with the online form provided by NEC Software Solutions. If you can't use the form, please ring us to apply instead.

Phone applications

Alternatively, you can ring us on 01706 532222, Monday to Friday, 9am–5.30pm.

You can use a phone for free at a number of libraries in the borough. View facilities at your local library.