Support with rising living costs

Finances, budgeting and debt advice

Household Support Fund

The Government has made additional funding available for low-income households in Kingston who meet the criteria and who are struggling to afford food, fuel, utility bills and other essentials. You can apply yourself or ask a professional/someone who supports you to apply on your behalf. For more information, including the eligibility criteria, please visit our Household Support Fund webpages.

The UK Government now has a Help for Households page which first links first to the opportunity to apply for a Cost of Living Payment - to find out id you are eligible - go to the web page here. 

Help to increase your monthly income

If you need help applying for Universal Credit then contact Kingston Citizens Advice which offers help to claim - 0800 1448444

Managing your household budget

Knowing how much money you have coming in each month, and where you need to spend it, can help you to keep on top of all your household expenses and prepare for any unexpected extra costs.

Debt advice

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