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4 Alpha CourtMonks Cross DriveYorkNorth YorkshireYO32 9WN
Family Fund supports families living across the UK who are who are raising a disabled or seriously ill child or young person up to the age of 17. Our support is focused on those on low incomes with a child/children who have a high level of additional support needs. At Family Fund, we believe that all families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people should have the same choices, quality of life, opportunities and aspirations as other families. We support this by providing grants for a range of
Many families are entitled to free school meals but are not claiming this support. Free school meals support in the form of supermarket vouchers or food parcels will be provided over the summer holidays for all children who are registered for free school meals. Apply as soon as possible to your school or local authority so that you don’t miss out. The families of children that were getting universal infant free school meals because they were in reception, year 1 or year 2 should apply for support if they fall into any of the groups explained below. Your…
GamCare operates the National Gambling Helpline, providing information, advice and support for anyone affected by gambling harms. Advisers are available 24 hours a day on Freephone 0808 8020 133 or via web chat at www.gamcare.org.uk. We also offer a range of free treatment across England, Scotland and Wales, as well as a moderated Forum and daily chatrooms so that people can speak to others experiencing similar issues and seek…
An organisation giving food to families who are struggling to buy food. Services should contact if they would like to be voucher holders for families. There are several foodbanks located throughout the borough. Service that is supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK.
Polytechnic StreetWoolwichLondonSE18 6PN
Greenwich Money Advice Service is a specialist unit that helps people who are in financial difficulty and have debt problems. You can get help with: Budgeting. Debt Relief Orders. Negotiating with creditors & advice on other options. Court procedures such as Claim Forms, possession, bailiffs & Council Tax. Call for an appointment 020 8309 8646.
If you’re pregnant or have children under the age of 4, you can get free vouchers to spend on: Cow’s milk Fresh, frozen or tinned fruit and vegetables Infant formula milk Fresh, dried, and tinned pulses You can also get free vitamins for you and your child. When you sign up, you’ll get: £4.25 each week of your pregnancy (from the 10th week of your pregnancy) £8.50 each week for children from birth to 1 year old…
5-15 Cromer Street,LondonWC1H 8LS
MyBnk is a financial literacy programme aimed at preventing youth homelessness based in Greenwich. MyBnk provides a range of financial education and enterprise workshops for 7-25 year olds in schools and youth organisations. Ideal for PSHE, Citizenship, Maths, Business, and Enterprise students as well as independent living and work programmes. Together with young people, we have created innovative, high impact and high energy workshops on topics such as saving, budgeting, public finance, social enterprise and start-up…
Our Nurses support families, our researchers work to improve children’s health, our dedicated team campaign for a fairer deal and our volunteers and supporters know that 100% of every penny they donate or fundraise will be used for equipment to change a child’s life. Childhood cancers, birth defects, accidents, diseases and infections can all cause our precious babies, children, and young people to face lifelong challenges. It happens to dozens of children and their families every day. Newlife exists because if it was your child, you would want the best…
The Woolwich Centre35 Wellington StreetLondonSE18 6HQ
Some children are entitled to free meals at school. From September 2014, all children in the reception, year 1 and year 2 will automatically receive a free school meal, while free school meals are available for all school-aged children in year 3 or above, whose parents, carers or guardians claim certain benefits.Young people who are claiming a qualifying benefit themselves are also entitled.It is important to sign up for school meals as registering could mean extra government funding for your child's school.