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.


There is an automatic limit on how much you will be charged for each unit of gas or electricity from 1 October. Find out how the Energy Price Guarantee limits your energy prices.

You may get calls, emails or messages that pretend to be from a government service or 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