The Gloucestershire Society welcomes requests from professional staff, working at agencies or organisations recognised by The Gloucestershire Society, for grants to support clients in need, who are long-term residents of the Ceremonial County of Gloucestershire (Gloucestershire, South Gloucestershire and Bristol north of the River Avon) OR who were born in the Ceremonial County. All requests are considered by members of the Welfare Committee and funding is determined by the level of need and purpose for which the grant is requested.
Circumstances Ineligible For Grants
Applications for any of the below reasons are not eligible for a grant from The Gloucestershire Society and any applications will be automatically rejected:
- The Gloucestershire Society is unable to consider applications for individuals. Please discuss your needs with your Social/Health/Care support worker who may make a request on your behalf.
- The Gloucestershire Society is unable to award grants to fund therapeutic services.
- The Society is unable to award grants for the repayment of debt. Clients should be advised to seek help from their local Citizens Advice Bureau who can assist with debt management, budgetary management and if necessary, obtaining a Debt Relief Order.
- The Society is only able to provide one grant to any individual/family. However, in exceptional circumstances a request may be considered.
Please note that all requested information in this form is required for us to be able to process the grant application.