Get help staying warm this winter. With rising fuel costs and another cold winter many members are worried about how they’re going to pay this year’s winter fuel bills – Help is at hand
“There for You” has set up a limited fund to help UNISON members on low income by way of a one-off payment of up to £50
To apply download the application form : Winter Fuel Grant Application or simply contact your local UNISON branch office or UNISON Direct 0800 0857 857. For further information visit the There For You website.
To be considered for a grant, you must be able to show that you meet the following criteria:
You are in receipt of housing benefit
Your household net income is less than £18,000
Neither you/your partner have savings in excess of £800 (including rolling bank balance)
You have not received a grant from UNISON There for you in the last 6 months.
You must have paid a minimum of 4 weeks subscriptions before 1st December 2016
Your application must be received no later than 17 February 2017 Applications will then