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Affordable Warmth Grant

We are offering an Affordable Warmth Grant to Ashfield residents who suffer with a long term health condition made worse by the cold.

The grant will help them by improving the energy efficiency of their home. This could be to help with:

  • a boiler replacement
  • boiler upgrade
  • loft insulation
  • replacement windows and doors
  • Thermostatic Radiator Valves
  • other energy improvement measures
  • advice on keeping warm through the winter.

Am I eligible?

To be eligible for the grant you must be receiving one of the following benefits: 

  • Pension Credit Guarantee Credit Element
  • Income-related employment and support allowance (ESA)
  • Income-based jobseeker’s allowance (JSA)
  • Income support
  • Working and Child Tax Credits
  • Universal Credit
  • Armed forces independence payment
  • Attendance allowance
  • Carer’s allowance
  • Disability living allowance
  • Severe disablement allowance
  • War pensions mobility supplement
  • Industrial injuries disablement benefit
  • Personal independence payment
  • Constant attendance allowance.

Or be receiving Child Benefit. Your total income must not be more than shown for the number of children you have to be eligible for this grant. 

  1 child 2 children 3 children 4 children
Single claimant £18500 £23000 £27500 £32000
Member of a couple £25500 £30000 £34500 £39000

One of the residents of the home must also have one of the following conditions: 

  • Atrial fibrillation or heart flutter
  • Angina or coronary heart disease
  • PAD or peripheral arterial disease
  • hypertension or high blood pressure
  • Osteoporosis or brittle bones
  • TIA or mini stroke
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer.

How to apply

If you think you are eligible for the grant or want to check your eligibility you can contact us by: