Housing

More money in my pocket - Housing

Problems with your home can be expensive and worrying and can affect the health of you and your family. 

If you are struggling to keep up with payments for your home, or would like to know more about the housing options available in the Wakefield district, we can help. 

We may also be able to help you with things like repairs and energy efficiency or even bringing an empty home back into use.

I’m at risk of homelessness and need urgent advice

The Housing Advice Team offer advice and advocacy on housing and housing related problems. Call 01924 302085 or find out more.

I'm struggling to pay my bills

If you’re struggling to pay household bills, visit our ‘Help with money’ page.

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I'm struggling to pay my rent

If you’re struggling to pay your rent, you might be able to get help with it.

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I need help to keep my tenancy

If you’re finding it difficult to manage your tenancy with things like budgeting and looking after your home, we can help.

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I'm stuggling to pay my mortgage

If you’re struggling to pay your mortgage, you might be able to get help with it.

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What are my housing choices?

If you’re struggling to pay for your home, for example because it’s too big or expensive, you might want to find somewhere else to live.

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I want to switch my gas and electric provider to save money on bills

The Money Smart team can help you to reduce your fuel bills and other costs.

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I want to save energy and reduce my fuel bills

The Council’s Energy & Homeowner Support Team provides advice plus a range of financial grants and schemes to help homeowners and private tenants save energy and improve their home energy efficiency through insulation and heating improvements.

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