The local welfare assistance scheme for the London Borough of Barnet is called the Crisis Fund. For more information see the Barnet Council website, which states that the Fund:

can help people who need extra help in an emergency or help to support or maintain themselves in the community following a stay in hospital or being released from prison. 

You can download the following documents from the links on the right hand side of this page:1

  • Crisis Fund Guide 
  • Crisis Fund Policy 
  • Map of the application and assessment process
How to apply
Claims can only be made by telephoning 0208 359 4242 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.
  • 1. provided to CPAG in 2014 and up to date as at September 2015