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Help with heating and insulation

Help with heating and insulation

Government financial support to help cover additional energy costs

To prepare for October, the following financial support to help cover additional energy costs will be provided as follows: 

A £400 one off grant will be given to ALL households in the UK to be put towards your energy bills from October.

For those who are currently in receipt of benefits you will receive a one off direct payment of £650, split into 2 instalments (July and autumn).

For pensioners, a direct one off payment of £200-£300 will be given as part of annual Winter Fuel Payments in November/December.

For those currently in receipt of disability benefits a direct one-off payment of £150 which will be made in September.

For additional information regarding which benefits are included for specific payments, please visit GOV.UK and Money Advice Scotland websites.

There is a lot of help available to help you make your home easier to keep warm and helping you reduce your energy bills.

Help through Home Energy Scotland

The Energy Saving Trust in Scotland gives independent and impartial energy advice and allows you to access help through the Scottish Government's Home Energy Efficiency Programmes for Scotland (sometimes known as HEEPS).

Information is also available about various schemes via the Scottish Government's website.

To seek help, please contact Home Energy Scotland in any one of the following ways:

Further help and advice

Our Home Energy Advice Team can assist you with all aspects of using and paying for energy in the home. Home visits are offered where required. The team's remit is to help residents to keep their homes affordably warm and energy efficient. Please contact us by using the details below.

For Further Information Contact

Home Energy Advice Team
Kilncraigs, Greenside Street, Alloa, FK10 1EB
Tel: 01259 450000