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Get help if you've been affected by COVID-19

Introduction

You may be able to get help if you've been affected by COVID-19 and you:

  • are struggling with things like bills, rent or clothing costs
  • are on a low income
  • are on certain benefits
  • have lost money because you can't work from home
  • are employed of self-employed and you've lost money because of COVID-19

You may also be entitled to help if you've lost money because you're caring for a child or someone under 25 who has tested positive for COVID-19.

What you'll get

If you're eligible, you could get help with things like:

  • food parcels
  • collecting medication
  • counselling
  • money
  • your rent, mortgage or Council Tax
  • taking care of pets

Applying

Some grants may mean you'll need an assessment before you receive a decision.

You may be eligible for more than one type of support, depending on your circumstances.