Choice is one of the first housing associations to join the Northern Ireland Fuel Poverty Coalition, where we engage with other stakeholders to tackle this issue.
Fuel poverty occurs when 10% or more of household income is spent on energy costs with the main causes being high energy costs and low household incomes. Choice manages some of the most energy efficient homes in Northern Ireland and continues to invest in energy efficiency measures. To help reduce fuel poverty levels, we would advise all of our customers to;
To check that you are receiving all of the benefits you are entitled to you can 'Make the Call' by contacting a local benefits advisor on 0800 232 1271, or request a call back by texting 'CHECK' to 67300. You can also visit www.nidirect.gov.uk/forms/request-call-back. Further information may also be available from the Citizens Advice Bureau at www.citizensadvice.co.uk.