npower Energy Fund - 01733 421021
Offers fuel-poor customers grants to pay their gas and electricity bills, as well as funding the replacement of white goods, like cookers, fridge-freezers and washing machines.
npower’s Health Through Warmth scheme helps those facing long-term illness cover the cost of boiler repairs and replacements. You don’t have to be an npower customer to qualify.
Scottish Power Hardship Fund - 0808 800 0128
Helps vulnerable customers clear or reduce their energy arrears, by crediting their ScottishPower energy account.
OVO Energy Fund - 0800 0699 831
Can provide a one-off payment to vulnerable customers who are in debt, and earn less than £16,190 per year.
E.ON Energy Fund - 03303 80 10 90
Can help vulnerable E.ON customers pay their energy bill arrears, as well as offering support towards replacement white goods and boilers. There are also e-learning vouchers, to help customers stay out of debt and earn a qualification that could lead to job opportunities.
EDF Energy Trust - 01733 421060
Awards grants to families and individuals, to help clear EDF energy debts and purchase essential white goods. It also helps with the cost of bankruptcy, sequestration and minimal asset process fees.
SSE Priority Assistance Fund - 0800 975 7771
Provides support to SSE customers who are in debt, by offering grants to pay some of the arrears on their water or fuel bills. SSE may also offer eligible families – on means-tested benefits – free insulation or gas boilers.