Resident Support Services
As a NHG resident you can benefit from our partnerships with local support agencies who can help you with many areas of your life from money and jobs to health and wellbeing.
Select a borough location and the type of service that you need in the filter boxes on the left. Then select a service from the list.
To apply, you can send your details to the partner who will then contact you to arrange the next steps.
If you need support with day to day issues and want to feel more in control of things we can support you with solving your problems. Whether you need help to manage your bills, change schools or apply for benefits – we are here to help you to make positive changes in your life and take steps towards achieving your goals.
We have helped previous clients to resolve problems around housing, education, benefits, finance, relationships and much more. If we are unable to help you, we usually know someone who is.
Services are delivered from our offices near Latimar road is open to anyone who can access or office.
The Lambeth Wellbeing Fund is a small grant programme for residents to apply to up to £5,000 to run a project that they think will help people to feel part of a community, avoid a crisis, or manage their health and/or wellbeing.
Provide advice, support and legal services to those struggling with bad housing or homelessness. You can call them directly to get immediate advice and casework.
A resource for parents including childcare and advice for families, search by your council to find your local advice website.
The emergency support scheme was set up by the Royal Borough of Greenwich to provide discretionary support to local residents in difficult times. There are two types of support available: Community support awards (usually for basic household items and furniture) and Emergency support payments (to help with living expenses, for example after a disaster.
The Hackney discretionary crisis support scheme may be able to help with some of the urgent financial needs not covered by regular social security benefits or tax credit payments. This help takes the form of one-off payments for emergencies or items that are difficult to budget for. Applications can only be made through a partner agency see the council website for more information.