Cost of Living Help – Islington

There are a few initiatives in Islington which could benefit those who are struggling through the Cost of Living crisis. We have collected some here. You can download the PDF version by clicking on the following link:

We have put together resources for those who maybe struggling during these difficult times. The following is only a highlight and we will be updating our website with more information. 

 Islington Council 

The council’s website is a good source for the wide range of support Islington provides. You can also approach them via telephone or email. 

(a simple search for “Cost of Living Islington” will also bring this up) 

AgeUK 

AgeUK is not just for “old people”. You can approach them with many queries and they will be able to signpost you. They offer help for anyone age 16 and over, including carers: 

Help on Your Doorstep 

Help on Your Doorstep have a long history within Islington, providing factual information to residents on their options and choices they have.  

Manor Gardens Welfare Trust 

Islington Food Partnership includes groups of VCFS organisations that are now offering food banks, food hubs, food co-operatives etc Home – Islington Food Partnership   

Vaccinations 

Influenza: if you are eligible (over 65 or over 18 with a risk condition), you can get your vaccine from your GP surgery. If you are not registered, you can ask a pharmacy. 

Covid-19: You can visit the government website at https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/how-to-get-a-coronavirus-vaccine/ for booking your appointment. Alternatively, you can choose from local options, such as walk-in clinics. Find out more at : https://www.islington.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/coronavirus-covid-19/covid-vaccinations 

Mayor of London

Find out what the Mayor of London is doing to help: https://www.london.gov.uk/what-we-do/communities/help-cost-living/what-mayor-doing-cost-living

You can download this page as a pdf by scanning this QR code or clicking the following link: Cost of Living Document 2022

 

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