North Somerset

The local welfare assistance scheme for North Somerset is called the Welfare Provision Scheme. For more information see the North Somerset Council website.

The scheme is designed to assist vulnerable people in meeting their needs for subsistence or financial support:

  • where they are unable to meet their short term needs in a crisis, or 
  • where they require assistance to maintain their independence within the community

How to apply

You can apply by phone.  The phone numbers are on the website.