Financial help whilst at school or college
Free school meals
Free midday meals for children whose families are in receipt of
Education authorities have discretion to help
towards the cost of uniforms
Education authorities provide help with the
cost of transport if a child has a disability, or lives beyond
walking distance of the school/college.
Visiting a child at a residential
Education authorities have the discretion to
help parents with the cost of visiting children at schools/colleges
away from home.
Education Maintenance Allowance
This has now been closed to new
entrants. For more information visit this site.
Also look at the following pages
Financial help if on a low
Financial help with having
Financial help with housing
Financial help with
Other financial help