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Cost of living support

On each of the pages within this hub you will find key information and links to help to support you or your business during the cost of living issues.

Other sources of information and support on the Cost of Living:

Cost of living factsheet

Information and advice from the government: 

    • Energy bills support scheme information
    • Cost of Living payment for people on means tested benefits
    • Pensioner Cost of Living payment
    • Disability Cost of Living payment
    • Household support fund

Help for households

The government has set up a website offering help for households, giving details of what you could be eligible for:

    • Income support
    • Energy bills
    • Childcare costs
    • Household costs
    • Transport costs
    • Finding work
    • Discounts and offers

Warm hubs

Did you know that we have set up Warm hubs for residents to visit?

Teaming up with Everyone Active, warm hubs are a safe space within 3 of our leisure centres, providing a hot drink and a place to keep warm for a few hours.

Warm hubs are available:

  • Mondays at Kirkby 10.30am-12pm
  • Tuesdays at Hucknall 1.30pm-3pm
  • Wednesdays at Lammas 1.30pm-3pm

All sessions will run every week until February 2023, but this may get extended.

Cost of living directory

We have created a directory of key information and contacts in partnership with Ashfield Voluntary Action giving information on:

  • Money and Finance
  • Mental Health
  • Children and Families
  • Food and Clothing
  • Energy and Fuel
  • Housing
  • Domestic Abuse


Download a copy of the directory: