Families struggling financially due to the Covid-19 pandemic could be eligible for financial support through the Surrey Crisis Fund, to help with things like:

  • Food and toiletries.
  • Essential white goods and furniture, although replacement items aren’t provided.
  • Utilities.
  • Emergency travel costs, for things like hospital appointments and job interviews.

Surrey County Council’s website has more information about this fund, including details of how to apply, as well as details of other financial support available across Surrey.

Residents can also contact the Community Helpline on 0300 200 1008 on Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm, or by SMS on 0786 0053 465 for deaf and hearing impaired residents only on Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.