1625 IP’s young people struggled to buy food during isolation due to a lack of funds. This caused increased health issues, many have struggled to get enough nutrition and were unable to afford personal hygiene items.
LandAid’s £8,100 grant funded mobile phone data for 160 young people. This funding allowed them to access online platforms for essential needs such as Universal Credit and job applications, as well as COVID-19 advice. This grant also ensured young people were provided with the essentials such as food and toiletries.