Issue details

Supporting a Fairer South Lakeland:

This report proposes two new funds designed to tackle financial hardship in South Lakeland. The first will support local councils and community groups to develop projects to alleviate poverty and the second will enable partner agencies working on the frontline to provide immediate, low level, financial support to individuals to avert a crisis.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Decision due: 19 May 2022 by Delegated Executive Decisions

Lead member: Health, Wellbeing and Poverty Alleviation Portfolio Holder

Lead director: Director of Strategy, Innovation and Resources

Contact: Simon Blyth, Strategy Specialist Email:


Agenda items


  • Supporting a Fairer South Lakeland: