For winter 2016-17 you could get £140 off your electricity, this is a one off discount usually from October to April. This won’t affect your Cold Weather Payment or Winter Fuel Payment.
You may also qualify if you use pre-pay or pay-as-you-go electricity meter.
Here are just some of the suppliers who are part of the warm home discount scheme:
For a full list of suppliers please visit www.gov.uk/the-warm-home-discount-scheme/eligibility.
For more information and to find out if you qualify please call Home Energy Scotland free on 0808 8082282.
Last years annual Carers Conference was a joint effort between PKAVS Carers Hub Team and representatives from Perth & Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership. Click to read full event details.
Plus Perth have put together a handy timetable of the local Pharmacy Opening times over the Festive Season.
PKAVS Carers Hub have teamed up with Carefree are a charity that offer 3 or 7-night breaks for eligible unpaid carers. They have secured over 400 breaks for carers to choose from all across the UK.