Cost of living support

Find out what support is available to help with the cost of living. This includes income and disability benefits, bills and allowances, childcare, housing and travel.


You may get Cost of Living Payments between spring 2023 and spring 2024 if you're a pensioner or you get low-income or disability benefits. Find out about the Cost of Living Payment.

You may get calls, emails or messages that are pretending to be from a government service or an energy bill support scheme. If you get a message asking for your personal details (for example, bank details or passwords) this could be a scam. Report anything you think is suspicious.

Support if you’re disabled

Support with your bills

Support with your childcare costs

If you’re finding things difficult