Tackling Fuel Poverty in Our Poorest Communities

Project Summary:

Targeted at the most deprived wards on Anglesey, the project will fund a Welfare Benefits Officer who will identify homes which qualify for an energy efficiency grant and to have their home insulated free of charge. The Officer will carry out benefits health checks and also refer householders to the Home Energy Efficiency Scheme in Wales.

Expected Number of Households: 5626

Trustees Meeting: June 2006

Funding Amount Approved: £23,551.00

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