The local welfare assistance scheme for Blackburn is called Emergency Support and Local Community Care Grants. 

For more information see the Blackburn with Darwen Council website and the policy documents1 which you can download from the links on the right hand side of this page. They cover the eligibility rules, application procedures and review process for both elements of Blackburn's scheme. 

How to apply

The website provides a link to an application form that you can download in pdf or Word and a contact phone number.

  • 1. provided to CPAG in 2014