The Solihull scheme is called Discretionary Grants. For more information see the Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council website

The scheme can provide "essential items for people in urgent need, helping them to live safe, healthy and independent lives in the community."

There are further details on the information sheet.

You can download other scheme guides that were provided to CPAG in 2014 from the links on the right hand side of this page.

How to apply

A local advice agency can submit your application.  See paragraph 8 of the information sheet for a list of agencies.