Applications will be made online and a link to apply will be added to the bottom of this webpage when the grant is live. You cannot apply before this time.
Please ensure you have your membership number to hand as you will need this to apply. You can find this on your membership card and it is usually at the bottom of any email from UNISON.
Please ensure you read the below information to see if you are eligible before making an application.
Only one application per household will be considered.
In receipt of means-tested benefits. This includes:
*by household income, we mean income from: salary payments, student finance payments, state, occupational or private pensions, child maintenance
If the terms of your visa mean you/your partner have no recourse to public funds and earn more than £26,000, you may still be eligible for a grant. Applications will be considered on a case by case basis.
The grant will be a payment of £200 per household.