From Friday 15 November Barnsley CVS will be assisting people to access South Yorkshire Flood Disaster Relief Appeal Fund. Staff and volunteers will be available to help fill in the application form for Individuals and Families.


People who do not have access, or who are not confident filling in the online application form can be guided through the process at Priory Campus, Pontefract Road, Lundwood, Barnsley S71 5PN. People can drop in, no appointment needed 9am-5pm.


Individuals or families whose properties and contents have been damaged or who are suffering other hardship as a result of the disaster can apply. There will be one grant per household at this stage.


Priority will be given to uninsured households with low incomes. The applications are open now. The online form can be accessed here:  


To ask about assistance in Barnsley contact Barnsley CVS on 01226 770610.


More information can also be found on the South Yorkshire's Community Foundation website