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School Supplies Grant


This grant is intended to assist children who are attending primary and secondary schools whose books/uniforms were destroyed by natural or man-made disasters. 




Am I eligible?

To be considered for this grant you must be a needy person, a client of the Ministry of Social Development and Family Services (i.e. currently receiving some form of assistance from the Ministry) or a victim of a natural disaster who needs to replace the school uniforms that have been lost or destroyed.

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How do I apply?

If you are already a client of the Ministry of Social Development and Family Services, you must meet with your officer to make a request for assistance.  Other needy persons and victims of natural disasters who wish to apply for this grant should visit the nearest Social Welfare Division Office or an office of the National Family Services Division.  Follow the links provided at the end of this section for office locations.

 

You will be interviewed by a representative of the Ministry who will submit a recommendation for approval if you meet the requirements.  A letter of approval or rejection will be sent to you once a decision has been made.

 

Social Welfare Division Offices

 

National Family Services Division Offices

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What documents do I need?

Please provide the following documents:

  • ID Card 
  • Estimate from supplier 
  • Fire/Police report

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Where can I find more information?

For more information on how to apply for this grant and the eligibility criteria, please visit the Ministry of Social Development and Family Services website or contact the Social Welfare Division office in your district.


Ministry of Social Development and Family Services 
MSDFS - General Assistance Grants
Social Welfare Division Offices

 

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