Financial Support

financial support

At Perennial we are here to offer advice, information and support to those working in horticulture and have many services that can support you.  

Perennial can support you through many of life challenges. If you are worried about paying your billshave health, housing, benefit or employment issues we are happy to help with any issue you may be facing, however complicated. If we are not able to offer the advice you need, we will give you details of other organisations who are able to provide specialist help. 

If you’re finding it difficult to manage financially because of an unexpected event our team can assess what financial support may be available to you and help you understand the options available to you. 

If your income has stopped or reduced we can offer short term support towards daily living costs, including food, heating and clothing. We can also offer help through a period of illness, such as helping with the additional costs of travelling to hospitals and treatment appointments or for families who have experienced a recent bereavement. 

Our financial help is intended to complement welfare benefits and we can support you to understand and apply for any statutory support available to you. We have a range of one off financial support programmes to find out more.

Our friendly helpline team are here to help, you can call them on 0800 093 8543  or complete our contact form.   

Family and Equipment Support Programmes

In additional to the financial support accessed through our helpline, Perennial has one off financial help programmes which have been developed to meet the specific needs of people working in horticulture and their families. Click on the links below for more information and to find out about the support available to you.

Each programme has its own criteria so please look carefully at how we help before completing the form. We will not be able to help everyone who makes a request for support and we focus our support on those facing life changing and crisis events.

If you need any help and support completing a request for support or need urgent help contact our friendly helpline team 0800 093 8543.

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