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

A summer of fun for young people in Bridgnorth thanks to Community Chest fund

Young people in Bridgnorth enjoyed a fun-filled summer thanks to a grant from Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing’s (STAR Housing) Community Chest fund.

STAR tenants can access free energy advice this winter

A new partnership between MEA and the Ebico Trust will enable STAR Housing tenants to seek expert advice and support through a local Freephone advice line.

Keeping your home warm this winter - Warm Homes Discount Fund

£140 off your energy bill for those who qualify.

Best garden winner announced

Mrs Mary Smith from Pinefields in Much Wenlock has been crowned the winner of this year’s Garden Competition.

Events

New Rents Calendar

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

Next Board meeting Thursday 30th November 2017

The next meeting of the STAR Board is on Thursday 30th November

Road Safety Week 2017

From 20.11.2017 to 26.11.2017

We're proud to support this year's Road Safety Week.