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Financial support

Early Years Funding

Find out if you are entitled to help with childcare fees.

Student support

Financial advice and support for students over the age of 18.

Education Maintenance Allowance​Link opens in a new window

If you are aged 16 – 18 you could be entitled to financial help to continue studying. For more information visit Student Finance Wales​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window


Free School meals

If you are on a low income your child could be eligible for free school meals.

Help with paying for school uniform

The Welsh government offer a uniform grant for children aged 11 if you are on a low income. Find out if you are eligible.

School transport

Find out if you are entitled to free transport. Download bus routes and maps. Support for pupils with special education needs.


Disabled student allowance​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window

Disabled Students’ Allowances help pay for extra costs when studying, as a result of your disability. For more information visit Student Finance Wales​​​​​​Link opens in a new window

Howardian Trust​

A registered charity, which has been set up to give financial support for broad educational purposes not normally provided out of statutory funds.​

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