Need help with food, fuel & essentials?

Extra help is available for Brighton & Hove residents struggling to pay for food, fuel or other essentials.

The support is part of the government’s Household Support Fund and is available whether or not you’re currently receiving benefits.

We don’t provide cash but can offer vouchers or other support to help you access essential goods and services.

To find out more and apply, visit

Or call the council’s Community Hub helpline on 01273 293117 and select option 2.

Help is also available through local advice agencies and community groups – visit the Brighton & Hove City Council’s website for more information.

The support is available until 31 March 2024.

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