With energy bills expected to rise by at least £139 per household now is the time to consider switching supplier.

See the full BBC report here:  BBC News

There are a number of advice hubs in the city offering face-to-face advice and/or phone advise.  These including Money Advice Plus, The Whitehawk Inn and the Citizens Advice Bureau.

Alternatively, see links below for a selection of companies offering advice about switching suppliers and reducing your energy bills:


 Provide advice on benefits, money saving, switching energy suppliers etc


Advice on choosing the right energy supplier


Latest advice about energy bill increase and how to switch suppliers


Compare and switch your supplier


Compare and switch your energy supplier


Advice on energy saving, switching suppliers etc

Coronavirus (Covid-19): Latest information and advice

England has now moved to step 4 of the roadmap

Coronavirus is still a serious health risk.

This means that everyone should be cautious while managing the risks to help protect yourself and others.

The case numbers in Brighton & Hove are still very high.  As such the government expects and recommends that you also:

  • wear face coverings when in enclosed spaces such as public transport
  • meet outside where possible, or let fresh air in when you are inside
  • keep your social contacts to a minimum

Brighton & Hove City Council’s website contains all the latest information for residents in the city.

For general help and advice visit: 

If you need emergency help with food, energy bills and other essentials visit and select: COMMUNITY HUB HELPLINE from the list on the left side of the page. 

Alternatively you can call the Community Hub on:  01273 293117 Monday to Friday 10.00am to 4.30pm

Further advice and help can be found below:


 Seaside Homes Managing Agent and your first point of contact.  Latest Coronavirus advice for Brighton & Hove residents


Latest UK Government Coronavirus advice


NHS 111 Coronavirus health information and advice


Household Support Fund – extra help available this winter for residents in Brighton & Hove struggling to pay for food, fuel and other essentials

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Brighton & Hove Food Partnership information regarding Food Banks


Brighton & Hove Council – Council Tax Hardship Fund, find out if you qualify

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Seaside Community News

Find out all the latest news from Seaside Homes and our community of tenants. If you have any news or details of a story you would like to inform us about then please get in touch with us.

Flu Vaccinations 2021-22

With winter fast approaching, the NHS are encouraging those who are most vulnerable to Covid 19 to get their flu jab. You should have the free flu vaccine if you have a long term condition such as: • a heart problem • a chest complaint or breathing difficulties, including bronchitis, emphysema or severe asthma •…

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Brighton Job Fairs

Exams over, GSCE and A results released, it is now time to decide what your doing next!   For those of you not planning to go into further education it’s time to start job hunting. Why not kick start your job hunt by attending one, or all, of the upcoming Job Fairs scheduled to take place in…

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Help to Save Scheme

The Government has launched a new savings scheme with gives a bonus of up to £1,200 to people who work but are on low incomes. Help to Save, which is available to working people on tax credits and Universal Credit, is a new type of savings account designed for low paid workers.  You can save…

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FREE online training courses

Vision2learn offer a broad and exciting range of free online courses which are funded by the UK Government, nationally accredited and delivered in partnership with a further education college. Studying with vision2learn is a flexible and convenient way to update your skills and boost your CV.  Every year thousands of people gain new qualifications online…

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Community Cookery Courses

Brighton & Hove Food Partnership are now offering two community cooking courses at their new community kitchen. As part of our commitment to Seaside Homes residents, we are pleased to be able to cover the cost of these courses upon confirmation of residency. Simply contact Seaside Homes AFTER you have booked your place and we…

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Community Radio Station

Grey Matters Productions, a community based radio station produced and presented by older people, are looking for new members. The programme “At home this morning” lasts an hour and is in magazine format, containing interviews, features, music and memories.  Regular features include health tips from a doctor, safety tips from a local policeman and a monthly…

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