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There is help available to pay to heat your home. 

Check if you, or the person you care for, qualify for: 

Coping with rising energy bills

Turn2us has lots of information to help you cope with rising energy bills; help to make sure you’re getting the best deal on gas and electricity; help to understand your statements; and tips on how to cut your energy use. See fuel poverty - coping with rising energy bills.

The Energy Savings Trust can also help you search for grants and to find out more about reducing your energy bills. 

You could also watch AgeUK's video below about How to save energy and pay less

Stay well and keep warm this winter

There a number of things you can do to keep you and your family warm and well this winter. Visit Stay Well this Winter for helpful tips and advice if you live in England. 

If you live in Wales see how to cope with the cold weather on Public Health Wales.

If you live in Northern Ireland see staying warm in winter in nidirect.

There is also a booklet you can download called Keep Warm, Keep Well on

Next update due: December 2019