What would qualify my child for free instrument hire? 

Parents/carers will be able to apply in the following circumstances:

  • Your child is eligible for Free School Meals (excluding Universal infant free school meals (UIFSM))
  • Your child is receiving a Severn Arts Music Award
  • Your child is on the Worcestershire Furthering Talent programme
  • Your family is in receipt of Universal Credit which has replaced the following benefits:
    • Child Tax Credit 
    • Housing Benefit 
    • Income Support 
    • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) 
    • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
    • Working Tax Credit 
  • You are in receipt of Incapacity Benefit
  • Your child is a Looked After Child or Previously Looked After Child
  • You are in receipt of Pension Credit (Guarantee Credit)

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