Home Energy Scotland, an energy advice service funded by the Scottish Government, provide free, impartial advice to help people to stay warm, make the best use of energy and save money on their bills. Many people will see their energy bills rise because of the current lockdown, and are keen to speak to anyone who’s worried about this.
Their local advisors are all working from home and ready to take calls. They can help with:
· Clear advice on ways to save energy and reduce fuel bills while staying warm at home
· Practical help for people who find themselves without heating or hot water
· Support for households with prepayment meters who are worried about topping up during the lockdown
· The latest information about emergency measures from energy suppliers to make sure vulnerable people do not get cut off
How to get in touch
If you are, or someone you know is worried about energy bills, phone
0808 808 2282 to chat to a friendly advisor. Calls are free and available Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm and Saturday from 9am to 5pm.
Alternatively, email firstname.lastname@example.org or request a call back on their website.