Cost of living help and advice

If you are struggling with rising costs or just about getting by, remember you're not alone. There's lots of support available. Let's tackle the tough times together.

Help with the rising cost of living

This hub contains information and advice to help you during this difficult period. 

Money and debt

Find out if you're eligible for financial assistance and benefits, including Council Tax Support and the Resident Support Fund

Help if you are facing homelessness

If you are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, find out how we can help

Energy and water bills

Find out what support is available to help you pay for or reduce your electricity, gas and water bills

Food and household essentials

Ideas on how to save money on your broadband, make meals go further and information on local food banks in Brent

Childcare and school costs

Find out how you can get help with childcare costs, school meals and school travel

Jobs and training

Make the most of our learning and employment services to find local job and training opportunities

Remember to look after your health and wellbeing

Money worries can have an impact on your mental health. If you are experiencing financial difficulties, it is important that you look after your health and wellbeing.