Cost of living and warm spaces


The Government has announced extra support for families to help with cost of living pressures.

Please note: These are government schemes. South Tyneside Council is not responsible for administering this support.

GOV.UK: Cost of living support

Support and advice

Find support and advice including:

See support and advice

Welfare Support Service

The Welfare Support Service is the first point of contact for money advice in South Tyneside.

They provide debt, benefit and money advice on the phone, in your local area or if necessary, in your home.

The service is free, impartial and confidential.

Welfare Support Service