Get help with cost of living

Help is available through the council and its partners if you’re struggling with the cost of living.

More people are reaching out than ever before, many who have never had to ask for help.

Rising energy prices and inflation are impacting more and more families locally. Here’s some of the help you can get:

If you’d prefer to talk to someone contact One Front Door. This is a service led by Citizens Advice which helps residents find the most appropriate support. Use the online referral form or call 0808 278 7958, Monday to Friday.

And if you’re not struggling but have time and want to help others, see if you could volunteer locally to support organisations helping people struggling with the cost of living.

Please also see the ‘Get help if you’re struggling’ poster for more information.