There for You’s Winter Fuel Grant launches today (Thursday 1st December 2016) and runs until the closing date of 17th February 2017
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 on 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 and download the application form visit unison.org.uk/thereforyou
Please note that this year eligibility now includes those in receipt of housing benefit and the amount of the grant has risen from £40 to £50 per eligible household. Applications without a membership number and the relevant documentation attached will not be processed. Applicants must have paid a minimum of 4 weeks subscriptions before 1st December 2016 to apply.
Priority will be given to those who have not previously received this grant and no grants will be paid out until after the closing date of 17th February 2017.
See the winter fuel grant FAQ’s here in pdf.