Free help to give you comfort in the cold

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FREE help is available for older people who struggle to keep warm through the winter.

Whether people own their home or live in rented housing, they can take advantage of Age UK Rotherham’s help that includes; information on how to keep warm, special packs that include a blanket, socks, mug and thermometer, tips and advice about heating, and practical handyman help with systems and money savers,

There are updates available on payments and entitlements, including Warm Home Discount and small grants to help with bills.

Lesley Dabell, Age UK Rotherham’s Chief Executive said the charity is aware that people can really suffer in the cold. She said: “The range of support we can offer has grown and we would encourage older people to make use of this free help.” Contact Lesley on 01709 829621 or at