Getting help with the cost of living

On this page you will find information and links to help if you are being deeply affected by the rising cost of living.

Please click below to find what help you can receive.

Benefits and government support

Make sure you're getting the right benefits SHOW


Get government support SHOW


Bills, housing and living costs

I'm worried about paying my energy bills SHOW


I'm worried about paying my Council Tax bill SHOW


I'm worried about paying my rent or mortgage SHOW


I'm worried about affording food SHOW


I'm worried about debt SHOW


I'm worried about other household bills SHOW


I’m worried about transport costs SHOW


Families and older people

I need support for my family SHOW


I need support as an older person SHOW


Businesses and employment

I need support for my business SHOW


Employment and skills SHOW


Other advice and support

Independent advice and support SHOW


Warm welcome in Southampton SHOW


Cost of living scams SHOW


Concerned about domestic abuse SHOW


Staying safe while making changes because of the cost of living SHOW


Mental health and wellbeing SHOW


Support for veterans SHOW