Cold homes

Advice during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

Ofgem have put together advice on coronavirus and your energy supply, including advice on what to do if you are struggling to pay your heating bill.

General information

Locally, North East Lincolnshire Council provide free advice on ways to reduce your fuel and energy bills, save energy, keep warm and increase your home’s energy efficiency. They can also connect eligible residents with funding and installers to carry out a range of energy efficiency improvements

Nationally the NHS offer advice on keeping warm and well, including information on how to keep your home warm and signposting to help with heating costs. The Energy Saving Trust has advice on how to reduce bills and make homes more energy efficient and can also advise on grants and schemes available around the UK.