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Scam Alerts

December 2, 2020

Keep up to date with scams that are being attempted in the area and relevant information about scams and how to report them.

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Fuel Poverty Crisis

December 2, 2020

With winter upon us, pandemic restrictions in place, reduced incomes for many people, and more time spent at home, more people are facing higher energy bills. For those dependent on heating oil the unregulated prices are of real concern. 

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Winter Wise Booklets

December 2, 2020

Independent Age have updated their Winter wise booklet.  This contains practical tips on staying warm and healthy in the winter months, including information on Winter Fuel Payments.

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British Red Cross Hardship Fund

December 2, 2020

British Red Cross are offering grants through their Hardship Fund. The fund provides grants to people who are experiencing acute hardship, and are unable to afford essentials.

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