Getaway Girls has partnered with Young Women’s Trust to support the distribution of Emergency grants for young women.
We are asking Third sector organisations to refer young women to Getaway Girls on the form attached if they fit the criteria for the grant.
- Aged 18 – 25
- Has her own bank account
Must fit 3 of the criteria below:
- In high levels of debt
- Unemployed or insecure employment and has lost income as a result of coronavirus
- Using food banks or dependent on an individual or organisation for food supplies
- Financially dependent on someone who has lost income as a result of coronavirus
- Engaged in a high level of unpaid work, for example caring for children and/or adults
- In receipt of or waiting for state benefits
- Has a no recourse to public funds status
Shanaz or Kescia will phone the young woman to complete an online form with them for the grant. (This will take 10 minutes)