Cost of Living Support
The cost of living crisis in the UK is affecting everyone. Food, fuel, energy bills, council tax and water bills are all increasing.
The covid pandemic, the Ukraine war and soaring inflation continue to push bills higher. Energy bills have increased by over 50% for the typical household.
In October, the Church of England set up a fund to provide £15 million for dioceses to help churches struggling to pay energy costs. The Energy Costs Grant will help PCCs to cover the increased cost of heating and lighting church buildings this winter. There will be more information on how this will be used in the Diocese of Norwich soon.
For more cost of living support, resources and information, there is a section on the Diocese website here which you may find helpful: www.DofN.org/cost-of-living-support
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