Bromley Welfare Fund
This is a scheme is to help Bromley residents on low incomes to:
- Establish themselves in the community following a stay in temporary accommodation provided by Bromley Council
- Establish themselves in the community following a stay in hospital or similar settings
- Maintain a home in the community
- Settle in to accommodation when they are discharged from the council’s homeless duty
The scheme will cover applications for: Furniture – beds only and Household equipment – cooker, fridge freezer. The fund makes no emergency payments or for replacement goods.
Tax Credits HelplineIf you are responsible for a child or young person then you may be eligible for child tax credits, or if you work, but earn low wages, you may be entitled to working tax credits. Tel: 0845 300 3900 Website: www.hmrc.gov.uk/taxcredits
Bromley Borough FoodbankPart of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK.
Crisis SmartmoveAdvice on schemes in your area (London) – providing possible help for those living in London who can not afford the deposit for private rented accommodation – have to be over 25 years old.
Tel: 0870 011 3335 or 020 7713 7655.