Weybridge Charity (formerly called Weybridge Land Charity) can help people in emergency financial difficulties, who need help to get an essential item such as furniture, a carpet, a kitchen appliance, a baby buggy or similar - by providing the item.
Any application for emergency aid must be recommended to the Charity by an approved agent, such as your Social Worker, Home-Start Elmbridge, Walton Family Centre, Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB), etc.
If the application is approved, Weybridge Charity will arrange for the item to be supplied.
How to apply
In order to apply to Weybridge Charity, first talk with one of the following:
- Adult Social Care, Elmbridge Locality Team, Elmbridge Civic Centre, High Street, Esher, KT10 9SD.
- Walton Family Centre, Sandy Lane, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 2EQ. Tel: 01932 229313
- Walton, Hersham & Weybridge Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB)
(Elmbridge Community Hub, The Old School House, 72 High Street, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 1BU. Tel: 01932 248660)
- Home-Start Elmbridge
(Charity House, 5 The Quintet, Churchfield Road, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 2TZ. Tel: 0203 757 7220)
- PA Housing
(Case House, 85-89 High St, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 1DZ. Tel: 0300 123 2221)
- Your local church
If the person you talk with feels that you should qualify an Emergency Grant from Weybridge Charity, then
- Ask them to write a short letter of support, explaining your circumstances and what it is that you need.
- Ask them to send the letter to:
Howard Turner CPFA,
Treasurer, Weybridge Charity,
PO Box 730
Surrey GU23 7LL
Weybridge Charity Trustees will then act promptly to assess your application, and where appropriate will provide emergency aid.
The Charity does not accept any applications for credit-card or other debt relief.
All emergency aid applications have to be recommended in writing by the Social Worker, CAB or another approved agent.
Direct requests by applicants are not considered.