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Introduction. I'm very worried about the cost of fuel

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Daphne
Daphne Scope Member Posts: 3 Connected
edited October 2022 in Cost of living
Hi, I'm Daphne
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  • Daphne
    Daphne Scope Member Posts: 3 Connected
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    I am very worried about the cost of fuel for heating and cooking
  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community member Posts: 16,103 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi @Daphne - & welcome to this helpful & supportive community. I think many people here feel the same about the costs with fuel. Scope may be able to help as they have a helpline about this: https://www.scope.org.uk/disability-energy-support/

  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,978 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi @Daphne. Would anything, in particular, make this feel more manageable for you at the moment?

    I can see @chiarieds has already signposted you to Scope's disability energy support service. I am just wondering if we can provide you with any additional, targeted, support.

    Take care for now and we will look forward to hopefully hearing from you again soon  :)
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  • woodbine
    woodbine Community member Posts: 11,614 Disability Gamechanger
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    @Daphne hopefully the £66 per month help with energy bills from the govt. has started to help reduce the cost of heating for you, and the other COL payments as well. I know it doesn't help but many many people and families are going to really struggle this winter, also 2 things that I'm finding helpful atm on facebook are 2 great groups "reduce your supermarket spend". and "skint dad" (you don't meed to be male or a dad for that one.
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