1. Dealing with damp and condensation

Dealing with damp and condensation

During the colder months condensation becomes a major problem in many British homes. It is caused when warm moist air hits a cold surface such as a window or external wall and condenses, running down the cold surface as water droplets.

2. Causes and symptoms of fuel poverty

Causes and symptoms of fuel poverty

There are symptoms to look for to recognise if the household might be struggling with their heating or energy bills this guide will assist you in what to look for.

3. NEA Website

NEA Website

NEA, the UK's leading fuel poverty charity, have their own site which is full of useful information.

4. Practical Solutions and help available

Practical Solutions and help available

Householders who own or privately rent their home AND live in a home that is energy inefficient (homes with an F or G efficiency rating) AND receive a means tested benefit may qualify for a free tailored package of improvements that will help to make their home warmer and reduce energy bills.

5. Overview Starter Kit

Overview Starter Kit, a selection of our resources available

Get an idea of what we have available for you to use from documents to presentation to certificates and informative leaflets.

6. Referral Toolkit For Frontline Workers

Referral Toolkit For Frontline Workers

Recognising someone who is in fuel poverty may not be as easy as you would think.Many fuel poor households keep their temperatures below the recommended range so energy bills may not always be an accurate way of assessing if they are likely to be in fuel poverty.

7. NEA News Release Liverpool CAP Energy

NEA News Release Liverpool CAP Energy

Councillors Ann O’Byrne and Steve Radford made it a full house when they joined local Liverpool residents to play energy efficiency bingo – a game which incorporates energy saving tips - and learn more about staying warm in their homes.

8. Fuel Debt Advice Bulletin December 2017

Fuel Debt Advice Bulletin December 2017

This edition of the Fuel Debt Advice Bulletin will summarise some of the key topics that could affect or help the provision of fuel debt advice.

9. Establishing A Steering Group

Establishing A Steering Group

Affordable warmth strategies provide a framework for action on fuel poverty at a local level. Strategies promote policy and service integration and they may also help to meet other corporate and community commitments particularly in the health, housing, regeneration and environmental sectors.

10. Enfield Warmer Homes Strategy

Enfield Warmer Homes Strategy

Warmer Homes was a community initiative developed in consultation with a number of voluntary and statutory organisations.

11. Fun Energy Event Poster Template

Fun Energy Event Poster Template

A handy starter poster, that is fully editable, to advertise your event locally.

12. Energy Awareness Session Poster Template

Energy Awareness Session Poster Template

An editable poster which can be used for your own energy awareness events.

13. Community Energy Champion Awareness Session Template

Comm, Energy Champion Template

A PowerPoint presentation laying out the ways in which people can help themselves. This is editable and therefore can be changed to include local, relevant information.

14. Community Energy Champion Awareness Certificate

Community Energy Champion Awareness Certificate

Reward and recognise your Energy Champions with personalised certificates for attending your event.

15. Wattage Game Instructions

Wattage Game Instructions

Developed and reproduced with the permission of Bolton Primary Care Trust and Bolton Council this game was originally designed as a guess the wattage exercise and can still be used that way, but we have also developed a version which shows the cost of each appliance so that participants can make sensible choices around energy efficiency.

16. Picture Quiz Answers

Picture Quiz Answers

Answers for the Picture Quiz for use by the organiser.

17. Quiz Answers

Quiz Answers

Picture quiz answers for the organisers reference.

18. Picture Quiz

Picture Quiz

Saving money is easy with this picture quiz.

19. Picture Quiz Instructions

Picture Quiz Instructions

Making awareness of energy efficiency fun also makes it more memorable. Try this activity with groups, it's a multiple choice quiz so everyone can join in and if you can have a small prize available, even better!

20. Score Card

Score Card

Score Card for the Energy Saver Quiz

21. Energy Saver Quiz

Energy Saver Quiz

Are you an energy saver or energy waster? This quick quiz will get people thinking.

22. Wattage Game (with costs)

Wattage Game (with costs)

How much does is cost to run a washing machine for 90 minutes? This fun game gives you and a community group valuable food for thought. Developed and reproduced with the permission of Bolton Primary Care Trust and  Bolton Council.

23. Wattage Game

Wattage Game

How many Watts do you need to run a washing machine for 90 minutes? This fun game gives you and a community group valuable food for thought. Developed and reproduced with the permission of Bolton Primary Care Trust and Bolton Council.

24. Pre-printed Bingo Cards

Pre-printed Bingo Cards

Complete with 6 number and images these neat little cards will allow you to conduct a quick game of Bingo or several quick games depending on how long you are wanting your session to take.

25. Energy Bingo Intro and Instructions

Energy Bingo Intro and Instructions

Everyone loves a game of bingo and this energy efficiency version gives you the opportunity to provide valuable energy saving tips in a fun environment.

26. Energy Bingo Callers Card 1 to 40

Energy Bingo Callers Card 1 to 40

Ideas for your bingo caller to use whilst running your own Energy Bingo event, each one relates to an energy saving tip!

27. Energy Bingo Callers Card 1 to 20

Energy Bingo Callers Card 1 to 20

Ideas for your bingo caller to use whilst running your own Energy Bingo event, each one relates to an energy saving tip!

28. Blank Bingo Cards

For Energy Bingo games

Blank bingo cards for use with the Energy Bingo games.

29. British Gas Energy Trust

Helping people get back on their feet and remain debt free

An independent Charitable Trust established in 2004. The Trust contributes to the relief of poverty, with a particular focus on fuel poverty. The Trust provides funds to charitable advice agencies based in England, Scotland and Wales for Local Advisors to deliver specialist money and fuel debt advice services in communities.

30. British Gas The Source

Useful tips, helpful information

Useful tips, helpful information and personal stories from British Gas

31. Energy Champions

Spread the word on ways to save energy and money

Energy Champions spread the word on ways to save energy and money

32. Energy Makeover

How school kids helped secure an energy makeover

For Ysgol Hiraddug school in Denbighshire, North Wales, winning a Generation Green makeover courtesy of British Gas saves them money, day in, day out.

33. Orientation For Newcomers

Getting The Most From This Website

A Short Guide To Getting The Most From This Website For Fuel Poverty Tackling Stakeholders.

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