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Service summary

Discretionary Learner Fund

If you are aged 19 or over and having trouble meeting the costs of participating in further education at your college, Discretionary Learner Support might be one source of help.

Ask your training provider direct for financial help, funds are prioritised for those who face financial hardship and can be used for:
• childcare costs (for Ofsted-registered childcare)
• accommodation costs, for those studying away from home
• Course-related equipment, books, materials and field trips
• travel costs

Service provider

Discretionary Learner Fund

Client Groups Served

  • Adult Working Age


Physical Environment Accessibility

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Other Accessibility

Could you provide a BSL interpreter?
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