Public wifi availability in council buildings - Thursday 6 October.

On Thursday 6 October, 5–6.30pm there will no public wifi available in council buildings. This is due to essential maintenance work taking place. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Our main scheme for supporting households to reduce their energy bills and stay warm in winter is Warm Homes Oldham.

Warm Homes Oldham

You can contact our team who will assess your situation and offer you:

  • Advice on how to reduce energy use around the home and use heating controls effectively
  • Help with switching energy supplier or tariff, claiming the Warm Homes Discount and registering on the Priority Services Register
  • Small energy saving measures (like draught-proofing, LED light bulbs and reflective radiator foils)
  • Oil filled radiators in an emergency no heat situation.

Schemes we can refer you to (which will not accept an application from you direct):

Schemes we can refer you to (which will accept an application from you direct, but applying through us will mean that you do not have to pay anything):

  • Age UK Oldham for furniture, minor adaptations and repairs 
  • E.ON Energy Solutions for free broken or faulty gas boiler replacements, cavity wall insulation and loft insulation (subject to eligibility and survey)

Schemes we can refer you to (which will accept an application from you direct):


You can apply yourself or make a referral for someone else:

Remember to ask to see an ID badge before letting anyone into your home and, if you have any concerns, please phone us on 0161 770 4798 before letting them in.  

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