Hyndburn Homewise Society Limited

Project Summary:

The Save Energy Save Money Project aims to reduce the number of elderly and families with young children who are unable to achieve affordable warmth living in fuel poverty in the Hynburn area. The project aims to do this by providing energy efficiency advice, promote awareness of and access to grants available to improve the energy efficiency of homes and therefore affordable warmth, benefit health checks and provide energy efficiency measures i.e. light bulbs. The funding will be used to employ a part-time worker 3 days a week.

Expected Number of Individuals: 750

Expected Number of Households: 500

Trustees Meeting: September 2007

Funding Amount Approved: £17,250

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