Cambridge Local Assistance Scheme (CLAS) is a scheme which helps families in unexpected financial hardship. It provides one-off financial assistance to people who live in Cambridgeshire during times of exceptional pressure, as well as information and advice for struggling families.
To be eligible you must have lived in Cambridgeshire for at least 6 months. You must have no savings and must be in receipt of means-tested benefits. For full eligibility criteria, click here.
CLAS provides assistance which could include food vouchers as well as access to white goods including cookers, fridges etc.
For eligibility and further information visit https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/children-and-families/parenting-and-family-support/cambridgeshire-local-assistance-scheme/