The Household Support Fund is a grant provided by the Department for Work and Pensions to help low-income households experiencing financial hardship.

Further funding has been agreed for 1 April 2024 to 30 September 2024 and the council is currently considering how best to support Oldham residents within the criteria given.

Further information will be available on this page as soon as possible.

We can help

This is a tough time for many in Oldham.

The rising cost of basic goods, including food and bills, aren't problems you have to face alone.

Oldham partners are working together to offer residents and families a little more help.

If you need help, contact our Helpline on 0161 770 7007 (9am – 5pm on weekdays).