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Cost of Living Support



Help for Households Scheme

The Government’s ‘Help for Households’ scheme brings together over 40 support schemes that the public can access, including help with:

  • Household costs
  • Energy bills
  • Food bills 
  • Childcare costs
  • Income support
  • Transport costs

A range of online tools can help you check quickly and efficiently the support you might be eligible for, and how to access it. 

Household Support Fund 

You may be able to get help with essential costs from Dudley Council through the Household Support Fund. This could help if you’re struggling to afford things like:

  • Energy and water bills
  • Food
  • Essential items 

To find out if you’re eligible to apply, visit: 

Maximising your Income

The IncomeMax Bounce Back Checklist details the main benefits and schemes to help you get support and includes a self-guided tool to help you maximise your income - whether you’re working or not. Find out more: 

Help with Energy Bills 

For advice, help and support with your energy bills, visit: