Lord Provost Hardship Fund

The Lord Provost is to launch a fund to support individuals and families affected by COVID-19. Individuals and families will be able to apply for themselves online – or they can phone the ACC Crisis Support Line 0800 0304 713 to access funds.  The funding criteria will be:

  • People suffering financial hardship as a result of COVID-19
  • People whose income has been directly affected by COVID-19 – a reduction of 50% or more of household income
  • Individuals with an income of less than 20k
  • Families with an income of less than 30k
  • Other support options must have been explored
  • People can only apply once every 31 days

The maximum for an individual application will be £200 and for a family £300.