Family Action provides practical and emotional support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation across the country.
The charity makes small grants to those on low income or benefits:
Welfare Grants Programme - provides grants for essential household items for people over the age of 60 years.
It also provides grants for holidays for women living within Greater London.
Other Welfare Grants will be reviewed in June 2022.
Applications must be made online by a referring agency such as statutory agencies, charities that provide health or social care, housing associations, probation services and GP's.
Educational Grants Programme - provides small grants to individuals over the age of 14 years.
Applications must be submitted by authorised members of college staff affiliated organisations.