Personal support grants
The Furniture Makers Company, the City of London livery company and the charity for the furnishings industry, is awarding personal support grants to employees and sole traders working in the UK furnishings industry, who are financially impacted by coronavirus.
They have increased the amount of money a person can apply for and the duration of the support:
- Individuals can apply for a Personal Support Grant of £200 per month. Up to a maximum of 6 months.
- Married couples can apply for a monthly Personal Support Grant of £250. Up to a maximum of 6 months.
- Sole traders can apply for a monthly Personal Support Grant of £500. Up to a maximum of 2 months.