Cost of living support

Our message of support to Barnet residents

Apply for Barnet Resident Support Fund

Residents across Barnet can apply for financial support to help with the rising cost of living.

Warm Spaces in Barnet

Keep Barnet residents warm this winter by joining our Warm Spaces scheme.

Financial support from Barnet Council

Apply for cost of living support from Barnet Council. We also have advice to help you to apply for benefits.

Help with paying your bills

Find out what support is available to help with your utilities and energy bills.

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 mental health and wellbeing

Access information about support in Barnet, national support and urgent help.

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 libaries in Barnet

Digital Barnet

Find out about free digital support, training courses and applying for free broadband.

Cost of living support from Government on GOV.UK

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.

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.

Government support for businesses

Find out about the Energy Bill Relief Scheme (EBRS) for non domestic customers like businesses, charities and public sector organisations.