Winter Fuel Payment (between £250-£600 paid in November) helps older people (born before 26 September 1956) with their heating bills and for winter 2023 to 2024 includes the Pensioner Cost of Living Payment. Pension age residents of Calderdale are encouraged to check if they are eligible for Pension Credit. There are extra entitlements that come with claiming, including free NHS dental treatment, free sight tests, Cold Weather Payments and a free TV licence to name a few. Find our more
Calderdale Council’s Cost of Living Factsheet is a great source of financial advice, tips and contacts.