Please see below links to cost of living support offered by local councils:

Reading Borough Council Social Services
Brighter Futures for Children
Wokingham Borough Council
Social Prescribing – Reading Voluntary Action

CommuniCare – Cafe 12

Organised by CommuniCare
Lifespring Church, 143-145 Oxford Rd, Reading RG1 7UY

Communicare helps people in Reading through offering information, advice and support. It works with people, not issues, and empowers them in their situation, thereby building independence.

On Thursdays between 10am and 12pm, we can help you at Cafe 12 at church.

Our services include: Benefit checks, Benefit applications, Housing advice, Form filling, Budgeting advice, Low level debt advice