The local welfare assistance scheme for Lancashire County Council is called the Crisis Support Scheme.
The Lancashire Council website has more information on the two types of assistance:
- Food and home fuel/ heating costs
- Household items
How to apply
- To apply for food or home fuel/ heating costs ring the helpline number on the website
- To apply for household items the referral must come from an approved partner organisation with the customer's permission. This is made via an online application. A code will be required by the partner organisation to complete an application.
Lancashire County Council covers the following twelve district council areas
- Ribble Valley
- South Ribble
- West Lancashire