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Welcome to Warm & Well
in North Yorkshire


Warm & Well in North Yorkshire raises awareness of the impact of cold homes on our health and wellbeing, offers practical solutions to reduce fuel poverty, and supports people and communities to stay warm and well in winter.

Citizens Advice Mid-North Yorkshire is contracted by North Yorkshire County Council to deliver Warm & Well in North Yorkshire.

Referrals can be made into the project if someone is living in or at risk of a cold home or fuel poverty, struggling to afford their energy bills, or worried about winter. These can be made by professionals and by individuals themselves. To make a referral please click here.

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Our Services

Support for communities to set up winter weather schemes.

Practical and financial help to stay warm and well at home.

Talks, events and training for residents and frontline workers.

Campaigns, resources and tops tips on a wide range of winter issues.

Our Partner Organisations

Make a Referral

Referrals can be made into the project if someone is living in or at risk of a cold home or fuel poverty, struggling to afford their energy bills, or worried about winter. These can be made by professionals and by individuals themselves.

Make a referral here

News

We’re ‘Here to HELP’ older and vulnerable people in Harrogate & Ripon during the COVID-19 crisis

  • Posted On: 15 October 2020

This month, we at Warm and Well In North Yorkshire, continue to highlight the important work our fantastic partners are doing during COVID19.

The Harrogate Easier Living Project (HELP) provides a range of services to help older or vulnerable people across the Harrogate district to remain living independently in their own homes. With the assistance of over 100 dedicated volunteers we offer:

- Volunteer befriending in the home.
- Information and Signposting
- Voluntary car driving services to help people struggling with transport to attend medical appointments, make social visits, attend day centres and make essential trips such as shopping or banking.
- ‘Help at Home’ gardening, decorating and odd job service for people unable to do this themselves

For more information please check our website http://www.helpharrogate.org.uk/

Read more here

Free central heating scheme making a difference in North Yorkshire

  • Posted On: 6 October 2020

Free central heating scheme making a difference in North Yorkshire

Certain residents are benefitting from reduced fuel bills and warmer homes thanks to free central heating provided by the North Yorkshire Warm Homes Fund.

71 A-rated systems have been installed, saving over £968,000 million on residents’ future fuel bills.

Funding is available for a limited time to help homeowners and private renting tenants using inefficient storage heaters, room heaters or fires.

North Yorkshire County Council are working with Hambleton, Richmondshire, Ryedale and Scarborough Borough councils to deliver the scheme

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New price cap levels for customers on prepayment meter and default energy tariffs (including standard variable tariffs) apply from yesterday

  • Posted On: 2 October 2020

New price cap levels for customers on prepayment meter and default energy tariffs (including standard variable tariffs) apply from today. Due to a sharp decrease in wholesale gas prices since the cap was last updated in February, capped tariff prices will fall this winter*.

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The Green Homes Grant Scheme opens on Wednesday 30th September

  • Posted On: 29 September 2020

From tomorrow (30th September), homeowners and landlords in England can apply for a voucher towards the cost of installing energy efficient and low-carbon heating improvements to homes, which could help save up to £600 a year on energy bills.

 

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