Hardship funding is available to homes that have been floodedPosted on: Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Residents whose homes have flooded are eligible for support through the Hardship Fund, which offers a one-off payment of £120. Find out how you can access the support below:
Hardship funding is available to homes that have been flooded through Notts County Council.
Residents whose homes have flooded are reminded they are eligible for support through the fund, which offers a one-off payment of £120.
Small or micro businesses with up to 49 employees, whose premises have flooded, will be eligible to apply for an emergency payment of up to £300 to help them cope with the immediate, short-term loss of income.
How to apply for the Hardship Fund:
Please call the county council’s contact centre on 0300 500 8080. Customer Service Centre staff are available between 8.30am and 5pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am and 4.30pm on Friday to take information, and payments will be made to those who are eligible.
People are also being made aware of what other financial help and wellbeing support is available to support them during these difficult times. Explore the options available on our Cost Of Living support page: https://orlo.uk/CostOfLiving_NSzvG
Information can be found on the Notts County Council website here: Flooding help and advice | Nottinghamshire County Council
Further support is being developed to help businesses, we will share as soon as we know more!