Cost of living financial support

Many of us are concerned about the rising costs of everyday essentials such as energy, food, and other household expenses. If you’re struggling with the cost of living, this following information aims to highlight support available and advice to lower your bills.

Cost of living support from GOV.UK

Find out what support is available to help with the cost of living, includeing income and disability benefits, bills and allowances, childcare, housing and travel.

Read GOV.UK's cost of living information

Household Support Fund

We are not currently accepting applications for the Woking Household Support Fund. We will publish updates on this webpage about our allocation of the Household Support Fund round 5. 

Read the latest information about the Household Support Fund allocated within Surrey

Help for members of the armed forces community

In response to increases in the cost of living, the Royal British Legion has launched everyday needs grant, providing up to £2,400 over 12 months for members of the armed forces community.

Find out more about the everyday needs grant and apply online

Surrey crisis fund

The Surrey crisis fund is a discretionary fund run by Surrey County Council. It provides financial help to Surrey residents who have nowhere else to turn in an emergency or following a disaster. It also can provide assistance to set up a home in the community where no other funds or resources are available.

Find out more about the Surrey crisis fund