Additional financial help

Discretionary crisis support scheme

Are you experiencing a crisis, and need emergency help with food, fuel, and essential living expenses? Perhaps our  discretionary crisis support scheme could help.

Discretionary housing payments

If your rent is not met in full by housing benefit and you are temporarily finding it difficult to pay your rent, you can can apply for extra help in the form of discretionary housing payments

Additional advice on benefits, debt, money, and housing 

See our money matters and advice area for a list of advice centres in Hackney that are publicly funded and offer free community legal advice services. Contact them to find out what help is potentially available. 

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