Our Seasonal Health Intervention Network (SHINE) is a one-stop referral system for the NHS and third sector helping them provide affordable warmth and seasonal health interventions to residents in Islington

We will contact all referrals and discuss the broad range of services that your client is eligible for.

Interventions include:

  • advice on saving energy and grants available for heating and insulation
  • support with bills and energy debt
  • 'Energy Doctor in the Home' home visiting service
  • benefit checks by the Welfare Rights Team 
  • falls assessments (from the REACH Team)
  • telecare applications (from the REACH Team)
  • befriending services from Finsbury & Clerkenwell Volunteers, Dorcas and the Friendship Phone Network
  • fire safety checks (from London Fire Brigade)
  • home security checks (from the police)
  • air quality alerts for people with respiratory diseases (from airTEXT)
  • handyperson service.

Any vulnerable resident can be referred but some services have stricter eligibility criteria.

Refer a client to SHINE online

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