Financial Support

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We want to make it as simple as possible to keep bills low, to insure your home, to save for a rainy day and of course pay your rent.

We believe that good financial health and wise decisions concerning money leads to happier homes, better lifestyles and vibrant communities.

Financial Inclusion Team

We are available to visit you in your own home (or another location convenient to you such as a library or our local offices) to support you with any of the following:

  • benefit entitlements and checks
  • bill payments
  • bank accounts
  • affordable loans and savings
  • debt and money worries
  • home insurance
  • heating expenses (affordable warmth) including oil and lpg 
  • switching utilities
  • Universal Credit

Follow the links below for information about more ways we can support you.

Shropshire Council benefit advice and information 

Money Advice Service

New kit for Oswestry Boys and Girls football club thanks to Community Chest funding

Oswestry Boys and Girls Club – under 8’s players are sporting a new sponsored kit, thanks to an award of just over £529 from our Community Chest fund.

Struggling this January?

Did you spend more than you expected this Christmas? The Money Advice Trust has some helpful tips on how to prepare for next year...

STAR Housing save crucial young people’s service in Oswestry

We are delighted to have taken over an important young people’s service in Oswestry in a move that prevents its closure.

Christmas Office Closure

Our offices will be closed from 3pm on Friday 22nd December until Tuesday 2nd January 2018.

Saying thank you – with food!

Residents living at our sheltered housing scheme on Wilkinson Avenue in Broseley work tirelessly to support each other and make sure the surroundings of where they live are in tip-top condition.

Events

New Rents Calendar

Download and print our new rents calendar, helping you to keep on top of your payments

Next Board meeting Tuesday 27th February 2018

The next meeting of the STAR Housing Board is on Tuesday 27th February 2018