Housing support service

We provide tailored support to families and individuals so that you can maintain your accommodation and live independently.

Support can be provided in the following areas:

  • Universal Credit - advice on making claims and help to maximise your award
  • Housing benefit assistance
  • Basic budgeting assistance
  • Support with energy costs and emergency top ups
  • Referral for specialist debt advice
  • Referral to employment teams for advice on finding a job or preparation for work / increasing skills
  • Help to apply for discretionary housing payments to offset shortfalls in rent
  • Advice and support with your council property, including help to report repairs
  • Referrals for help to claim disability benefits
  • Set up an insurance scheme with us - it's simple and affordable

Check to see if you can claim any benefit

You can also find more information on what you may be entitled to, how much and how to claim by visiting below:
Bereavement Support Payment Tel: 0845 606 0265

Our Housing Support Finance Team can also check your benefit entitlement for you.  Call them to discuss on 01443 866534.

Reduce your outgoings

Cut your expenses by shopping around for cheaper deals on bills such as gas electricity, telephone and insurance. You could use one of the websites below that compare prices for these services:

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