What financial support can you get
Up to £19 billion of benefits goes unclaimed every year across the UK.
Our benefit calculator is a quick and easy way to find out what benefits you may be able to claim and how to claim them
Apply for Barnet Resident Support Fund
Residents across Barnet can apply for financial support to help with the rising cost of living.
Funds to help with the cost of living
Barnet residents may be able to get help to afford essentials like bills and food.
Help with paying your bills
Find out what support is available to help with your utilities and energy bills.
Reduce, reuse and save money
Save money by reducing your waste and recycling unwanted items
Support for families with children
Find out how we can support you with funds, free school meals, maternity grants and childcare.
Help with food
There are food banks in Barnet where you can get free emergency food parcels.
Money and debt
We have advice about money and debt from local and national organisations.
Advice about housing costs
We have advice about housing support, mortgage interest payments and homelessness.
Support with jobs, training and skills
Search for jobs at the council or in the borough, or get support to find work and build your skills.
Help with health and wellbeing
Access information about supporting your physical and mental health within Barnet.
Business support in Barnet
Access schemes and services to reduce the costs of running a business in Barnet.
We have information, books, computers, study spaces and events across libraries in Barnet.
Find out about free digital support, training courses and applying for free broadband.
Cost of living support from Government
The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) and HMRC have announced a number of one-off payments available to eligible households, pensioners and people with disabilities.
The Mayor of London has also provided a cost of living hub to help Londoners.
Cost of Living Payment
You may be able to get help with the cost of living if you're entitled to certain benefits or tax credits.
Support for people caring for someone
Find out what benefits are available to you if you are caring for someone.
Energy support scheme
All households in the UK are eligible for this discount.
Energy Bills Support Scheme Alternative Funding
Households who have not yet received their £400 energy bills support can now apply for the Energy Bills Support Scheme Alternative Funding (EBSS AF).
Government support for businesses
Find out about the Energy Bill Relief Scheme (EBRS) for non domestic customers like businesses, charities and public sector organisations.
Cost of living advice from the London Assembly
Find information about benefits, grants and discounts you can get if you’re in financial difficulty.
The Mayor of London’s Warmer Homes programme provides free heating, insulation and ventilation improvements for low income Londoners who own their own homes or rent privately.