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Help with energy costs - Energy: Useful resources

If you are struggling to pay your energy bills, find out about the various schemes and grants that may be available to help towards the cost of energy.

Energy: Useful resources

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The energy regulator Ofgem's website has information and support for consumers.

The Citizens Advice website has information to help you get the best energy deals, apply for energy-related grants and discounts, make energy efficient improvements and much more. (Make sure you read the information relating to the country of the UK you live in by selecting it from the drop down menu on the page)

Citizens Advice Consumer Service can advise you on all matters relating to energy supply, including debt advice and access to cheaper deals. If you live in Northern Ireland, the service is Consumerline.

The Energy Saving Trust has detailed information on how to save energy at home for people who live in England, Wales or Northern Ireland. If you live in Scotland, see the Energy Saving Trust Scotland website.

The Health Through Warmth scheme (HTW) was set up in 2000, working together with National Energy Action (NEA), the national fuel poverty charity, and the NHS. HTW aims to improve levels of warmth, comfort and quality of life for vulnerable people who have cold-related illnesses and need help with the installation of heating and insulation measures or repairs to existing systems or appliances which they can’t afford themselves. HTW is available across England and Wales to vulnerable people who meet our eligibility criteria.

National Energy Action is a national charity which aims to eradicate fuel poverty and campaigns for greater investment in energy efficiency to help those who are poor and vulnerable. 


Turn2us would like to thank Alastair Wilcox of Motherwell and Wishaw Citizens Advice bureau and the representatives of Energy Action Scotland, Foundations and Nest for peer reviewing this information page.

Last updated: 12 July 2016

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