Richmond upon Thames

The local welfare assistance scheme for Richmond is called Local Assistance Scheme. For more information see  the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames website.

What you can apply for
  • Essential household items, for example a cooker or a bed
  • Crisis payments
How to apply

Complete the online form or apply by post.  The address is on the website.

More info

You can download a guide to the Local Assistance Fund and a decision matrix (describing the decision making process), which Richmond upon Thames council sent CPAG in 2014, from the links on the right hand side of this page.