Financial support for individuals

Submitted by socpro on Mon, 06/29/2020 - 16:12
measures summary

Cash transfers (conditional and unconditional) - The States of Guernsey has set up a Hardship Fund to provide emergency support for people in immediate financial need who may not otherwise qualify for unemployment benefit, sickness benefit or income support. Payments are for essential items such as food, toiletries, cleaning products, etc. The Hardship Fund does not cover rent or mortgage interest payments. The weekly rates payable are: - £100 for the first adult in the household - £80 for the second adult in the household - £55 per child in the household

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