North Yorkshire county council launches heating help scheme for vulnerable (From Wharfedale Observer)
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North Yorkshire county council launches heating help scheme for vulnerable
10:28am Monday 7th January 2013 in News
Vulnerable householders in South Craven are being offered help to keep warm.
North Yorkshire County Council has launched a Hotspots scheme, which helps older people and those on low incomes access services.
It includes energy efficiency advice, assessments for home improvement and insulation initiatives, and benefits entitlement checks.
An early-warning system identifies people at risk, and support and advice can be obtained from the Yorkshire Energy Partnership.
For more information, phone (01904) 545020.