UK Power Networks advise that they operate a free Priority Services Register (PSR) for those who may need more support in the event of a power cut.
If you wish to be considered for affordable housing you MUST be registered with the Gateway to Homechoice. Affordable housing is allocated to those deemed most in need on a case by case basis. If you are not registered on this site you will never be considered for affordable housing even if some is being built in your own village.
Suffolk's Warm Homes Healthy People scheme offers support to those most in need. The scheme can help home owners or tenants who privately rent and are on a low income or in receipt of a means tested benefit. The scheme also takes into account age, disability, and cold related health conditions.