North Lincolnshire

North Lincolnshire Council closed its local welfare assistance scheme on 1 April 2015 "due to reductions in government funding" and its website states:

Other sources of emergency help for people in need are available from local charities and other good causes.

and provides links to its:

  • Discretionary Housing Payments (DHPs)
  • Council Tax Support Fund
Note that North Lincolnshire Council and North East Lincolnshire Council (which also closed its local welfare assistance scheme on 1 April 2015) are separate from the rest of Lincolnshire, which comes under Lincolnshire County Council and is covered by the Lincolnshire Community Assistance Scheme (LCAS).