Course

Staying Warm and Healthy in Essex

2 Lessons

Citizens Advice Essex is running a program designed to protect people’s health and reduce harm from cold homes by reducing fuel poverty across the county.

Warm Homes Essex and Warm Start Essex are projects that deliver expert advice in

  • Maximising income
  • Reducing energy debt
  • Repairing/replacing heating systems
  • Installing insulation
  • Switching energy suppliers
  • Behavioural change

This course is for anyone who works with, lives near, or knows someone who could be at risk of living in a cold home. These include:

  • Older people
  • People with a lowered immune system
  • People with a heart or respiratory (breathing) condition
  • Low income families
  • People with a learning disability
  • People with mental health problem
  • Families with children
  • Pregnant women