Local Church Launches Heat Bank for People to Stay Warm

Free soup lunch and advice offered at St Nicholas

St Nicholas Church, Chiswick

As part of a broader effort to help people deal with the cost of living, St Nicholas Church in Chiswick has launched a Heat Bank.

Operating on the same principle as a food bank, every Wednesday from 10am to 5pm starting on 2 November, anyone struggling with heating bills or who just needs a warm place to stay can enter the church.

There will be a free soup lunch, hot drinks and kitchen facilities available. Free wi-fi and phone device charging will be provided and there will be access to free debt advice from Crosslight Advice.

The Hounslow Community Solutions team will also be there in the mornings on the last Wednesday of the month.

Free, clean second-hand coats and duvets will be given out if needed.

More volunteers are required for the Heat Bank team. Contact office@stnicholaschiswick.org for more information.

St Nicholas Church is on Church Street (W4 2PH).


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October 30, 2022