Help with housing costs

If you are on low income and struggling to meet your housing costs, you may be eligible for help with your rent, council tax and mortgage or loan interest.

The Council  also offers a variety of grants for people on low income to help ensure homes in Reading meet the decent homes standard.

Click here for further information on housing benefits and council tax support

To check your eligibility for Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax support and apply visit https://becs.reading.gov.uk/ or call the Council’s Benefits Team on 0118 937 3707.

Page last reviewed: 30/11/2022

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Contact the Team

Family Information Service

fis@reading.gov.uk 0118 937 3777 OPTION 2 0118 937 3777 OPTION 2

SEND Local Offer

localoffer@reading.gov.uk 0118 937 3777 OPTION 2 0118 937 3777 OPTION 2

Adult & Carers Support

CSAAdvice.Signposting@reading.gov.uk 0118 937 3747 0118 937 3747
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