Cost of living support

We know this is a really difficult time as many of us are facing rising living costs. If you're struggling to afford the essentials, or need support of any kind, please do not suffer in silence - help is available.

Housing costs

Help if you're struggling to pay your rent, mortgage or Council Tax

Debts and bills

Information and advice on help with other debts and bills

Household Support Fund

The government has allocated funds to those most in need


We may be able to help you to stay in your home or move to another home.

Get help with your housing situation

Extra income

Support is available to get income you may be entitled to

Saving energy

Advice, information and tips on how to save energy

Help with food

There are food banks throughout the borough

Community Hubs

Our ambassadors meet residents face-to-face and help to improve money, jobs and skills, health and wellbeing, and housing stability.

Find out more about support for local residents

Jobs and skills

Information on jobs, apprenticeships and volunteering

Warm spaces

4 libraries are offering warmth, advice and support this winter

Health and wellbeing

Stay well with mental health and wellbeing support for all the family

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