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If Universal Credit rollout continues like this, foodbanks won’t be able to catch everyone who falls
Last year The Trussell Trust provided 1.2 million emergency three day emergency food supplies. We recently released the biggest study into foodbank use in Britain to date. We found that the majority of people referred to our foodbanks were at the time supported by working age benefits. Yet the average income for households was just £319 in the month before they were referred to us.
BRITISH GAS ENERGY TRUST
Helping People get back on their feet and remain debt free.
The British Gas Energy Trust is an independent Charitable Trust . The Trust makes a significant difference to the lives of those in need by awarding grants to clear energy debts and purchase energy efficient white goods. In exceptional cases the Trust can also help with other priority costs.