F4C: Winter Warmth 2017 Closed to Referrals

Please be aware that F4C: Winter Warmth and the aligned F4C: Self Care support pathways are now closed as of 31st March 2017. Warm Homes Healthy People will be reviewing and redesigning Winter Warmth support and further details will be shared when available.

If you require any further information regarding these programmes or where to receive support in the meantime please do not hesitate to contact us.

F4C: Self Care 2017 (Holding Page)

Warm Homes Healthy People

WHHP have been receiving a high level of referrals so far this Winter meeting a lot of need for those vulnerable to Winter in Bradford. If you are interested in supporting the work of WHHP and sustaining interventions for those vulnerable to winter for reasons of health or Fuel Poverty please consider our Crowd Funding.

Please be aware that it can take up to 21 days for support to take place, our support will still be available for referral in the holiday period including:

  • Home Energy Efficiency
  • Fuel Debt Advice
  • Practical Support
  • Home Fire Safety

We wish you all a good holidays and that you stay warm and well into 2017.

 

Self Care Day for the Community @ Girlington

Self Care Week

Self Care Logo Web Edit

Self Care Week 2016 begins today and there are many events going on in and around Bradford in support of this. If you are interested in learning more about Self Care and would like to get involved please see the Self Care Week Programme for more information regarding what is going on near you.

WHHP Crowd Funding Launch

WHHP Launch Winter 2016 – 2017

Watm Homes Health People partnership are relaunching their Winter Warmth support on Monday 3rd October at Margaret MacMillan Towers in Bradford City Centre.

There will be an opportunity to learn how to refer to support and meet the organisations delivering interventions through the scheme.

Support includes:

  • Home Energy Efficiency Checks
  • Warm Homes Discount Support
  • Practical Support
  • Home Fire Safety
  • Fuel Debt Advice

Referrals for support and information regarding WHHP can be found on the WHHP page of this site.

Details and information on WHHP and the support through F4C: Winter Warmth are also available from the launch presentation.

F4C: Winter Warmth & Self Care

We are currently redesigning the content, support and services available through our First 4 Contact: Winter Warmth and Self Care programmes.

If you would like any further information regarding this or would like to contribute any suggestions please contact us.

Please continue to watch this space regarding Warm Homes Healthy People and Self Care support. In the mean time services remain available as indicated on the main page.

Free Talks and Training – Home Energy Advice and Information

Free Talks and Training – Home Energy Advice and Information

 

Many people continue to struggle to manage their energy use and bills at home. The government is being advised to make more changes to help ensure householder’s access real choice and get cheaper energy prices. In Bradford there is a lot of support and help already available.

Bradford Environmental Action Trust (BEAT) will come and talk to any community group and provide advice and information for members, volunteers and staff to signpost and access all the support that is available. Find out more about

  • How to change energy supplier and save money, don’t be confused about your bills and the deals on offer.
  • Longterm health problems which are made worse in cold temperatures.
  • Support from your energy company’s Priority Services Register.
  • ‘Hard to treat’ homes and what can be done about them.
  • How to avoid condensation and mould problems in your home.
  • Claiming the Warm Home Discount, get all the financial support available to you.
  • How to get the best out of your heating controls.
  • Pratical support available from the Bradford Warm Homes Healthy People partnership.

If your group would like a talk or would like more information on any of these topics contact Sally Kelling at sally.kelling@beat.org.uk or telephone 07731524480

Home Energy Efficiency Checks

F4C: Winter Warmth Continues

Warm Homes Healthy People in Bradford District are continuing their Winter Warmth Support over summer towards relaunching support in full ahead of Winter 2016 / 2017.

We also hope this will maximise the impact of some of the preventative interventions on offer around Fuel Debt and Home Energy Efficiency. This is available for service users to refer to alike, full details and the referral form are available on the F4C: Winter Warmth page.

If you would like any further information or guidance regarding this please contact us.