Hackney Parochial Charities may not be able to fund your request for help. In that event, here are other sources that might be able to help:
The Hackney discretionary crisis support scheme may be able to help with some of the urgent financial needs not covered by regular social security benefits or tax credit payments.
SHINE (Seasonal Health Interventions Network) is a referral system established to tackle fuel poverty and reduce seasonal deaths and hospital admissions in Hackney.
Turn2us is a charity that helps people in financial need to access welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help.
Down to Earth
The Henry Smith Charity
Welfare Benefits, Housing and Debt Advice
The Hackney Information & Advice Consortium offers advice on a wide range of issues such as welfare benefits, housing and debt in 25 GP practices across Hackney. Click here for details of practices.
Click here for information about further sources of benefits and housing advice for Hackney residents.