These grants cover:
- Childcare (dependent on circumstances)
- Household items
- Housing costs
- Transport costs
- Utility bills
Cost of Living grants are normally provided for an agreed timeframe, to enable the applicant to consider what other options might be available to enable them to support themselves in the longer term. Grants will normally be awarded due to extenuating circumstances, eg: sudden illness.
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