Young Women’s Trust – The Young Women’s Emergency Fund
The Young Women’s Trust is providing an emergency fund to help young women struggling financially as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The fund can provide relief payments of £150 to young women aged 18-30 struggling to afford essentials such as food, utilities and rent for themselves and their families.
Applications will be via Women’s Aid, Women’s Resource Centre and Women for Refugee Women, who are referral partners, and will refer women who are economically vulnerable, experiencing domestic violence and those who are living in insecure housing to the fund.
One Family foundation – Temporary Hardship Grants
The OneFamily foundation has launched a temporary initiative to help their customers who are experiencing financial hardship as a result of coronavirus. These grants are only available to their customers with live policies (excluding pensions). Temporary Hardship Grants of up to £250, can help with essential costs such as rent, bills, food etc.