MIKE HEDGES AM URGES PARENTS TO CHECK IF THEY ARE ELIGIBLE FOR HELP WITH THE COSTS OF SCHOOL UNIFORMS.

MIKE HEDGES AM URGES PARENTS TO CHECK IF THEY ARE ELIGIBLE FOR HELP WITH THE COSTS OF SCHOOL UNIFORMS.
Mike Hedges said….’ At the start of a new term there are all sorts of extra costs for parents and some parents might be eligible for help in the costs of uniforms and some types of equipment. I would urge parents to check to see if they are eligible. Please contact Swansea Council Education Dept.’

PDG-Access offers parents/carers £125 to buy school uniform, equipment, sports kit and kit for activities outside of school for their child.
Looked-after children and learners eligible for free school meals will be eligible for this grant if they are entering reception class in primary school, entering year 7 in secondary school or aged 4 or 11 in special schools, Special Educational Needs (SEN) Units or Pupil Referral Units.