Get top tips to ‘Live for Less’ at community drop-in event!
2pm - 5pm Wednesday 22 March| Lydney Town Hall GL15 5DY
Come along to our FREE drop-in event for top tips and advice to help you with the rising cost of living.
From 2pm to 5pm you will get the chance to visit over 25 information stalls and speak face-to-face with experts who can offer help with food support, reducing bills, energy saving, searching for a job and benefits and money advice.
PLUS we’ve got some fantastic interactive demos featuring cooking with Dean Forest Kitchen, grow your own tips from Adult Education Gloucestershire and upcycling skills with Newent Upcycling. In addition, AEG will also be giving a taste of the other sessions that they offer .
Chris Brown, our CEO at said “With the cost of living constantly on the rise we are seeing first-hand the strain and impact this is having on the day-to-day lives of local people. This drop-in event will offer tips and advice and help everyone discover sustainable ways to cut their bills and save money.”
‘Living for Less’ is a free community drop-in event with a wide range of organisations signed up to attend including Forest of Dean District Council, Citizens Advice Bureau, Severn Wye Energy Agency, DWP, Homestart, Wlydwood, Two Rivers Housing and many other local community and support groups.
Full list of organisations attending:
Forest of Dean District Council - community, health, benefits and housing teams
SevernWye Energy Agency
Citizens Advice Bureau
Department For Work and Pensions – Benefits and employment team
Dean Forest Kitchen
Friends of Forest Waterways
Christians Against Poverty
Adult Education Gloucestershire
FRED – Forest Read Easy Deal
Charlie's in the Forest
Gloucestershire Community Rail
Two Rivers Housing
Gloucestershire Fire & Rescue
Mothers in Mind/Homestart
Great Oaks Hospice
GOPA - Gloucestershire Older Persons' Association
Dementia Action Alliance - DDA
CCP – Caring for Communities and People
For more information contact email@example.com or 01594 822073.