Castleford Park Junior Academy

Support to help with the rising cost of living

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We will post any information here that may help our community with managing the increasing living costs that we are facing at the moment:

Please see details below from the social media campaign ‘More Money in your Pocket’ There are also specific local roadshow events in July run by WMDC. 

Please see below guidance from MoneySavingExpert about mental health debt.

Please see link below to Unison in regards to help with the cost of School uniforms, this is to help UNISON members on a low income with school clothing costs by way of a one -off payment of up to £70 per child. The application form will become available on the 24th June on the link below;

https://www.unison.org.uk/get-help/services-support/there-for-you/financial-assistance/#heading-1

Below is an information sheet provided by our Trust with lots of useful links and other information regarding support, including details of food and clothing banks.

Cost-effective ways of feeding the children over the 6 week summer holidays: