Support with the cost of living

We understand the pressures many people are facing with the cost of living. The following schemes and programmes offer support to households in Hillingdon.

Help for Households

The government is offering support for households, including help with household costs, energy bills, childcare costs, transport costs, help finding work and cost of living payments.

Find out more about Help for Households

Guidance, support and tips to help reduce energy consumption and save you money.
A £150 non-repayable council tax rebate for qualifying households in council tax bands A to D to help with rising energy costs.
Find out about the new household support fund grant to support those most in need this winter.
Children up to the age of 19 years in full-time education at a Hillingdon school may be eligible for free school meals.
Open to school-aged children (reception to year 11) who receive benefits-related free school meals.
A short-term loan of electric heaters for Hillingdon homeowners aged 65 and over.
If you are a Hillingdon Council tenant and struggling financially, our welfare reform and tenancy support team may be able to help.
Contact details for external organisations that provide information and advice about benefits, debt and welfare.
A free, warm and welcoming place for residents to visit during the colder winter days.