Helping you to stay warm and well during the cold weather.
Warm Homes Healthy People in Stockton-on-Tees has been set up to give support to people whose health makes them vulnerable to cold weather.
Cold weather can have a serious impact on health and make people more vulnerable to pneumonia, heart attacks, strokes and depression. Keeping warm and healthy during cold weather can help keep illness away.
If you are any of the following:
In receipt of disability benefits
Have a long term illness made worse by the cold
Live with a child (under 5)who has a long term illness made worse by the cold
We can help with:
Energy debt advice and welfare benefits advice and assistance
Home handyman service – which can assist with modest energy efficiency measures or minor repairs
We also offer wider advice and support to help keep you healthy and more able to cope with cold weather