Following the Flood Action Group meeting hosted by Clitheroe based Flood Crisis Volunteer Coordinator Katei Blezard and supported by the Whalley & District Lions Club at the Whalley Primary School on the 19th January 2016.
A copy of the meetings presentation is available to download. To view please click the image below:
Also please find on the links below two Grant Applications Forms as follows:
Whalley & Ditrict Lions have been fund raising following the floods to support our local communities in and around Whalley & Billington.Emergency grants for individuals and families are available
Grants may be made for charitable purposes to relieve hardship in Whalley & District caused directly or indirectly by the storm and flooding in December 2015.
Funded donations from individuals, businesses, charitable trusts and funds from Whalley & District Lions Club.
Who can apply?
Individuals or families who are suffering significant damage to property or possessions. We can provide support for the following (this is not an exhaustive list):
• heating and heating equipment
• child care equipment
• basic furniture
• essential white goods such as cookers, fridges, freezers and washers
The Household Flood Resilience Grant Scheme administered by Ribble Valley Borough Council allows for a maximum grant of £5,000 (including VAT) to be applied for to allow householders to apply flood resistance measures to their property. More information about this can be obtained via www.ribblevalley.gov.uk and www.nationalfloodforum.org.uk/property-level-protection-community-tool/