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Carers Trust Wales supports Welsh Government to deliver £1m of grants to help unpaid carers experiencing hardship

Carers Trust Wales supports Welsh Government to deliver £1m of grants to help unpaid carers experiencing hardship

Friday 4th December 2020

The Welsh Government is providing a £1m investment into a Wales-wide scheme aimed at alleviating the hardship thousands of carers across Wales are currently facing.

The purpose of this fund is to ensure that unpaid carers in Wales can access additional financial support towards their caring role by accessing local grants of up to £300 per carer. The grant can be spent on items such as:

  • IT equipment,
  • White goods,
  • Food deliveries,
  • Subscription TV,
  • Wellbeing hampers,
  • Food hampers,
  • Christmas hampers,

To find out more and for advice on how to apply for a grant, please ring us at Carers Trust North Wales on 01492 542212 or email at northwales@nwcrossroads.org.uk