What help is in High Peak?

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Do apply for support if you’re struggling.  Some sources of funding run out, so it’s better to apply early.

Derbyshire Discretionary Fund: to apply call 01629-533399

https://www.derbyshire.gov.uk/social-health/adult-care-and-wellbeing/benefits-debt-and-legal-matters/managing-money-and-debt/derbyshire-discretionary-fund/derbyshire-discretionary-fund-ddf.aspx 

Emergency cash payment to help pay for food or heating and/or an ‘exceptional pressure grant’ for people who are on benefits or have moved into work in the last 3 months.

You can apply for 3 emergency cash payments within 12 months. After 3 payments, you can also apply for:

 

Household Support Fund: to apply call 01629-533399

Up to 2 grants of £64, + £20 for each additional member of the household and a payment towards heating:

https://www.derbyshire.gov.uk/social-health/adult-care-and-wellbeing/benefits-debt-and-legal-matters/managing-money-and-debt/household-support-fund/household-support-fund.aspx 

 

Help with Heating

Warmer Derby & Derbyshire give advice about energy and help negotiate about bills and debt:

0800-677-1332 or wdd@mea.org.uk 

If your energy provider hasn’t yet run out of Warm Homes Grant, the £140 grants details are at:

https://www.gov.uk/the-warm-home-discount-scheme 

 

Food Banks

Glossopdale Foodbank  – https://glossopdalefoodbank.org.uk/get-a-food-parcel 

No referral is needed. Any one in financial hardship can collect a food parcel at either Glossop Children’s Centre: Monday to Friday from 9.00 a.m. to 5. 00 p.m.

or Hadfield Children’s Centre:  Tuesday and Thursday 10.00 to 11.00

or Gamesley, The Pantry (G52):  Monday to Friday 10.00 to 3.00

If you are in financial hardship and self-isolating or house bound, a parcel can be delivered to your home address. Glossopdale FB has a designated Foodbank Adviser – Ghazala Darr based at Glossop CAB: 07730 089657 or email at ghazala.darr@ddcab.org.uk She can help you increase your income, reduce debts & help with many other problems.

 

Gamesley – G52 (community Pantry)  https://g52.org.uk/ 

If anyone needs a parcel in Gamesley, please email info@g52.org.uk or ring the G52 mobile which is 07745642482 during office hours. 

 

Hadfield / Padfield/ Tintwistle              Bellies not Bins 

https://www.facebook.com/HCTBelliesnotbins/

 

New Mills – Helping Hands Foodbank

Phone Number: 07425 177999  Email:  helpinghandsnewmills@gmail.com   

https://www.facebook.com/HHNewmillsFoodbank/?form=MY01SV&OCID=MY01SV 

 

New Mills Community Pantry, New Mills Youth and Community CIC (New Mills)

Offering deliveries to older people, those with mobility issues and those shielding. Based in the indoor market, Market Street, New Mills, High Peak. It’s £5 per year membership and £2.50 per shop. (open Tue/Sat term time and Tue/Thur/Sat school holidays)

Phone Number: 07377 892125  

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NMYCP2020 

 

Whaley Bridge Foodbank

Phone Number: 07920 253075  Website: http://www.whaleybridgecanal.org/whaleyfoodbank 

 

Buxton/Hope Valley/Bakewell – High Peak Foodbank http://www.highpeakfoodbank.co.uk/    Phone Number: 07811 684299  

High Peak Foodbank covers Buxton, Chapel en le Frith, the Hope Valley and northern Derbyshire Dales.

 

Hope Valley – Bradwell Cares Foodbank http://btckstorage.blob.core.windows.net/site17227/Food_Bank_200420.pdf 

We can now offer a service for anyone who may be facing difficulties and have insufficient funds to buy essentials such as food or hygiene products

Phone Number: 07803244869 Sharon    Email: bradwellcares@bradda.org  

 

Foodbanks can refer to other sources of Funding and Support

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