Covid Winter Grant

The Oakwood Academy to make you aware of an additional support scheme that has been opened up to non FSM families – funded through the Covid Winter Grant Scheme. Details are below.

 

Extra Support for Families

The Winter Grant Scheme is now open to Nottingham City residents in receipt of Council Tax Support, with or without children. With rising food costs, we hope this extra support will ease the strain on some families to help them through these difficult times.

10,000 vouchers are currently available as part of this scheme and selected applicants will be chosen on a first-come-first-serve basis.  The scheme ensures successful applicants are issued with a £50 supermarket e-voucher to help with food and essential supplies. If you need support during this difficult time and believe that you quality, please find out more including how to apply using the website link below.

Also you may know other friends and families who might benefit from this support so we would encourage you to pass this information on to anyone who this scheme could support.

 

Who is not eligible?

Residents that are currently in receipt of the following benefits are NOT eligible for this grant:

(Criteria updated as of 2nd February)

·       Means Tested Free School Meals

·       Support Grant from HMRC/Local Authority

·       Self-Isolation Payment.

 

Find out more including how to apply at the link below:

https://www.nottinghamcity.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/covid-winter-grant-scheme/

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