From 1st September working parents of 3&4 year-olds who meet certain criteria can get 30 hours free child care per week for 38 weeks of the year. All families will still be entitled to the existing 15 hours free childcare a week for 3&4 year…
ACCESS - supporting migrants in East Anglia (formerly Kings Lynn Area Resettlement Support (KLARS)) works to provide free multi-lingual advice and information. Its aim is to help clients access services appropriately and resolve problems quickly to work towards improving quality of life. It supports clients with a wide…
ACT provides grants of up to £2,500 to individuals with the aim of enhancing the quality of life for people in need (specifically people living in poverty, those who have a physical and/or mental disability or the aged). Applicants are required to be permanently resident in…
When so many people need so much help, giving can sometimes feel hit and miss, and choosing between charities can be hard. Acts 435 puts people who can give in touch with people who are in need with the Church as the physical, face-to-face forum…
AFTAID - Aid for the Aged in Distress offers direct financial assistance in the form of grants, often in emergency situations, covering a wide range of 'quality of life' issues. It welcomes applications from individuals, or their family and neighbours. Most often it is contacted by…
The Architects Benevolent Society cares for retired, former and current architects, assistants, technologists and landscape architects and their dependants. It provides practical and financial help to people of all ages who have experienced redundancy, illness, accident, bereavement or some other personal misfortune. Help falls into…
The Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk has a Benefits Advice and Review Team that primarily deal with Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support queries. The team can offer telephone advice on most benefits that people may be entitled to, whether you’re sick,…
Age UK Norfolk is working to raise awareness about older people's entitlements and benefits to ensure that people in later life and their carers receive the  benefits to which they are entitled. Age UK Norfolk operates an advice helpline that provides advice and information on:…
Our charity was started in Norfolk in 1994 and exists to help children and adults of all ages deal with many of the challenges that life throws at them. We have accommodation centres for homeless young people. They provide support and a safe place to…
You may get Bereavement Allowance if all the following apply: your husband, wife or civil partner died before 6 April 2017 you were 45 or over when your husband, wife or civil partner died you’re under State Pension age your late husband, wife or civil…