The price of energy, food and bills are all rising and many of us are feeling worried about our finances. You might even find yourself in a position you have never experienced before. There are services and advice that can help, some of which depend on your circumstances, and we have provided quick links to them on this page.
Benefits and support
Find out what benefits and support you are entitled to as a Islington resident.
Money and debt advice
Advice and support to help you manage your money, debt and other finance matters
Help with childcare costs
Financial support to help with the cost of childcare including our childcare bursary, free school meals, uniform grant and free early learning
Cost of Living payment
Guidance on getting an extra payment to help with the cost of living if you’re entitled to certain benefits or tax credits
Free independent advice
Get help and support around debt, benefits and housing.
Business advice and support
You can find more information and support for your local business including the Business Recovery Programme, support for the self-employed and financial support.
Local food banks
There are food banks in Islington that can help you and your family access essential supplies and free cooked meals
Worried about becoming homeless
Talk to the Housing Aid Team today if you might become homeless. Call us on 020 7527 2000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Resident Support Scheme
If you are facing extreme hardship, read more about how this scheme may be able to help you.
Council Tax Energy Rebate
Households in council tax bands A-D will get a £150 rebate between April and September 2022
Discretionary Council Tax Energy Rebate
A council run scheme for households who were in receipt of council tax support on 1 April 2022.