Keeping Warm in Winter - Affordable Warmth

Affordable Warmth is the ability to heat your home adequately for household comfort, without getting into fuel debt as a result. Cold, damp homes can contribute to ill health. A typical British home, loses one third of the heat produced by central heating systems through the roof, walls and windows. This means that £1 in every £3 spent on heating is wasted

Free Advice Line for all residents

Wyre Forest residents who are worried about their fuel bills or want to find out how to save energy can call  Act on Energy 0800 988 2881 for free, impartial advice on insulating and heating your home, energy bills and tariffs and more.

Keep Warm, Keep Well

Keep Warm, Keep Well is a national campaign to reduce cold-related illness and death during winter.
Visit the website for advice on:

  • Staying warm at home and reducing your heating bills.
  • Financial assistance including winter fuel payments.
  • Staying alive and eating healthily.
  • Checking your heaters are safe.