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Every resident who was born on or before 1st December 1951 and lives in West Dunbartonshire is eligible for the Elderly Welfare Grant (currently £15).

The Council is using a nomination process with the need for only new applicants or those who wish to change the details provided in the previous year needing to apply before the deadline.

Each person eligible can nominate their funds to go to a voluntary group on their behalf, or to receive their money direct themselves.

Deadline for Submission 15 September 2017.

Online Grant Form  (this should take around 3 minutes to complete)

Residents can also download and post nomination forms to:

Grants Administrator,
West Dunbartonshire Council,
Council Offices,
Garshake Road,
G82 3PU.

or email completed forms to*

Alternatively you can return the completed form at any of our drop off points:

  • Reception, Garshake Offices, Dumbarton
  • Any Council Library or Housing Office
  • Any Council Social Work Day Care Centre
  • One Stop Shop, Mitchell Way, Alexandria, or Clydebank Town Centre Office, Sylvania Way South, Clydebank.

Further details and advice is also available from the Council's Contact Centre on 01389 737000.

*When emailing the form, you are accepting the conditions and checks noted in General Information on the form.