Support with Rising Living Costs

Support with Rising Living Costs

People across Wales (and the UK) are facing an unprecedented cost-of-living crisis, fuelled by soaring energy bills and fuel prices. Now is a good time to make sure you are claiming everything you are entitled to.

Winter fuel support grant

Funding has been made available through a Winter Fuel Support Scheme as part of a package of support to address the immediate pressures on living costs.

Eligible households can claim a one-off £200 payment from their local council. The money is to provide support towards paying winter fuel bills.

gov.wales/winter-fuel-support-scheme

Grants and benefits to help you pay your energy bills

You can get help if you’re struggling to afford your energy bills or top up your prepayment meter. You might be able to take advantage of certain benefits, grants and help offered by the government and energy suppliers.

www.citizensadvice.org.uk/wales/consumer/energy/energy-supply/get-help-paying-your-bills/grants-and-benefits-to-help-you-pay-your-energy-bills/

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water have a number of ways we may be able to help you and make your bills more affordable.

www.dwrcymru.com/en/support-with-bills

Local authorities

Denbighshire 0300 456 100

Flintshire 0300 858 858

Wrexham 01978 292 039

Benefits, grants and money advice: www.denbighshire.gov.uk/en/benefits-grants-and-money-advice/benefits-grants-and-money-advice.aspx

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