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Coronavirus restrictions remain in place across the country. Find help, support and more information on COVID-19
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Council Tax Support
Get help to pay your bill if you’re on benefits or a low income.
Discretionary Housing Payments
What this fund is for, who is eligible and how to apply
Discretionary reduction of Council Tax
What evidence you should provide to apply for the discretionary reduction.
Free school meals
Who can get free school meals?
Local Welfare Assistance (LWA)
Previously known as Waltham Forest Social Fund. Find out if you're eligible and how to apply
Test and Trace Self Isolation Support Payment
A scheme to assist those who have to self-isolate and have lost earned income as a result.