Cost of living

Cost of Living Advice

Call Manchester’s free Cost of Living advice line on 0800 023 2692.
Lines are open Monday to Friday, 09:00-16:30.
You can text the advice line on 07860 022 876

Food Banks and Community Grocers

If you’re struggling to feed yourself or your family, there are foodbanks across Manchester.
Most of them operate on a voucher system, and for this you will need a referral from either your GP, a social worker or health visitor, or Citizens Advice.