The local welfare assistance scheme for the County of Herefordshire is called Local Welfare Provision and can provide 2 types of award:

  • Exceptional Circumstances Awards
  • Community Care Awards

For more information see the Herefordshire County Council website and the guidelines to the scheme, as provided to CPAG in 2014, which you can download from the link on the right hand side of this page.

How to apply

You can apply online or by phone. The phone number and opening hours are on the website.