Help through the Fuel Bank Foundation with whom we are referral partners https://www.fuelbankfoundation.org
The Financial Insecurity Fund is available to anyone living in the Perth & Kinross area who is in receipt of a low income and who is struggling financially. PKC may be able to provide some financial assistance if you are struggling with debts, including: If you have fuel debts e.g. gas, electricity, oil, coal. There is more detail on the MY PKC web page
Or please Contact us for more details
Winter Fuel Payment is a payment of between £100 and £300 to help towards your winter heating bills. If you were born on or before 5 October 1954 and you get the State Pension or another social security benefit, then you may be eligible https://www.gov.uk/winter-fuel-payment/how-to-claim
The Warm Home Discount is a one off discount of £140 off your winter electricity bill between September and March. You may be eligible if you claim the Guarantee Credit element of Pension Credit or are on a low income
Establishing a local group can make it possible to negotiate cheaper costs for oil and gas purchase and delivery.
Warm Connections is a referral partner for this fund, which makes a financial contribution direct to your energy company to reduce or pay off your fuel debt. Please contact us if you have accumulating fuel debt.
You could receive a payment of £25 if the average temperature in your area drops below zero for seven days in a row. You may be eligible if you claim certain means-tested benefits. https://coldweatherpayments.dwp.gov.uk/