- Need help this winter? - Private Renters in Camden


Need help this winter?

Everyone is likely to need a bit of help this winter so if you’re struggling to afford the essentials – including food, energy bills or housing costs – or if you have debt, help is available.

  • Find advice on our cost of living pages 
  • Contact one of the organisations in Camden Advice Network 
  • Call the Council us on 020 7974 4444 (option 9) 
  • Call Citizens Advice Camden on 0808 278 7835
  • Download and read this booklet to check you’re receiving all of the help and support you’re entitled to – including the Council’s Cost of Living Crisis Fund for residents facing extreme financial hardship and grants worth £5,000 to £20,000 for heating, insulation and ventilation improvements on homes through the Mayor of London’s Warmer Homes Programme for private renters on low incomes
  • Head down to your nearest ‘warm welcome’ space where you can relax, meet up with others and get support with the cost of living crisis in a safe and warm space. Find your nearest one warm safe space.

If you’re a private renter and having problems paying your rent, speak to your landlord. Before you do that, you could also consider seeking free legal advice to help you understand your rights from one of the legal experts in Camden Advice Network.

Cost of living crisis – advice event for private renters

On 1 December, 6.30pm to 9.30pm, Camden Council and the Camden Federation of Private Tenants will be at Sidings Community Centre (150 Brassey Rd, NW6 2BA) to provide private renters with advice and support on the cost of living crisis and wider private renting issues, and to hear how they are impacting you. You don’t have to RSVP – just turn up on the evening. If you have accessibility requirements, email Cabinet.Office@camden.gov.uk

Cost of living crisis – advice bus

If you’re struggling with the cost of living crisis and want some help, come along to our advice bus. Run in collaboration with local advice partners, you'll be able to get advice on a range of issues - including money, debt, help finding a job and accessing all the support you’re entitled to. For locations and more information visit our winter events page.



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