The local welfare assistance scheme for Kent is called Home essentials in a crisis. For more information see the Kent County Council website, which states:
We may be able to help you if you are having serious difficulties managing your income due to a crisis or if you are facing exceptional pressures because of an emergency.
How to apply
District councils covered by Kent Home essentials in a crisis scheme
- Tonbridge and Malling
Note: Medway is a unitary authority and has a separate scheme from other district council areas in Kent.