Eat or Heat – How we are helping

When we set up ‘Eat or Heat’ earlier this year, with the support of the Teaching Staff Trust, we wanted to help people in desperate need – children facing an empty fridge and going hungry. Families who are freezing cold because there’s no money to switch the heating on. People sitting in darkness because there’s... Read more »

Can you help spread the word?

Eat or Heat is up and running and we’re looking to raise as much as we possibly can, to help people who are facing the desperate choice of whether to feed themselves and their families or to heat their homes. The current crisis is affecting many vulnerable households, from low-income families with small children, to... Read more »

Fuel poverty – over 4,000 Winter deaths

In January, the Office for National Statistics released their excess winter death figures and fuel poverty charity, National Energy Action (NEA), has since revealed that over 4,000 people died from living in cold homes last Winter. NEA and Energy Action Scotland (EAS) have also recently published their annual UK Fuel Poverty Monitor (UKFPM). Its findings... Read more »