Who is eligible?

Who is eligible?

Staffordshire Warmer Homes support is available to people who: 

  • Do not have gas central heating and
  • Claim benefits or tax credits
  • Have low or no income
  • Are disabled
  • Are elderly
  • Have very young children

Or, receive one of the following benefits:

  • Pension credit guarantee credit element
  • Income related employment and support allowance (ESA)
  • Income based job seeker's allowance (JSA)
  • Income support
  • Working and child tax credits
  • Universal credit
Receive child benefit

Or, receive child benefit

On the condition that your annual income from all sources does not exceed the amounts below:

Single claimant
1 child: £18,500
2 children: £23,000
3 children: £27,500
4 children: £32,000

Member of a couple
1 child: £25,500
2 children: £30,000
3 children: £34,500
4 children: £39,000

Central heating installation

Or, receives one of the newly introduced benefits:

  • Armed forces independence payment
  • Attendance allowance
  • Disability living allowance
  • Severe disablement allowance
  • War pensions mobility supplement
  • Industrial injuries disablement benefit
  • Personal independence payment
  • Constant attendance allowance
Central heating installation

If you do not meet any of the above criteria, but do not have central heating in your home, please call us. We may still be able to help you.