|Purpose of the fund
NB: This is not an emergency support grant. Panel is held weekly, however, the financial process to arrange payments can take a minimum of 2 weeks following that. Please apply in good time where possible if you require items for a deadline, e.g. bus passes, passports, deposits etc.
The fund is to support young people aged 16 – 25 who are or have been in local authority care to access opportunities that will lead them towards independent and successful lives, in areas such as:
Education, e.g. course equipment, text books etc.
Employment, e.g. support to prepare or look for work such as DBS checks, work permits, appropriate equipment, driving licence/lessons etc.
Physical and mental wellbeing, e.g. keeping in touch with friends, leisure and healthy eating.
Housing, e.g. appropriate household goods, securing accommodation or moving home.
Please complete the following form to apply for St David’s funding. Applications via this website are exclusively for Care Leavers in Conwy, North Wales. If you are not already known to Conwy’s Personal Advisor service, your application will be deleted.