Submitted Application Form

Thank you for submitting your application for a School Essentials Grant. This will now be assessed by a member of our Welfare Team to make sure you have provided us with all the evidence requested and you meet the criteria.


Once we have all the information we need to make a decision we aim to be in touch within six weeks. If you need to contact us about your grant application, you can email  Due to high demand we will not be able to discuss your application by phone.

Whilst you wait please do look at our other helpful resources below.

Online Wellbeing Community for ages 11-25

Our digital mental health and wellbeing platform gives free, confidential online counselling and support to students and young people aged 11-25. If you work in the grocery industry your children or dependents can access this service by signing up to Kooth.

  • Access to professionally trained counsellors
  • Peer-to-peer support, mood-tracking, live, moderated forums and self-help tools designed to help make positive changes
  • Available via phone, tablet or desktop

Health & Wellbeing

For general support on health and wellbeing GroceryAid has partnered with Rightsteps to provide specialist online support whenever you want or need it.

Debt Advice

GroceryAid partner with StepChange, the debt charity, to offer a simple way to receive straightforward advice on your debt and help you manage and repay your debts.