The local welfare assistance scheme for London Borough of Waltham Forest is called the Social Fund. For more information see the Waltham Forest Council website.
You can download a policy guide to the Waltham Forest Social Fund that was provided to CPAG in 2014 from the link on the right hand side of this page.
How to apply
Applications can be made online. They council may take an application over the phone if the applicant does not have access to a computer or cannot go to one the four offices in Waltham Forest where computers are available.