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If higher water, gas or electricity bills are getting to be a
problem for householders, Groundwork's teams of Green Doctors can
prescribe a cure.
Offering home visits and advice on
energy, explaining how to access grant support for improvements and
giving support on other environmental issues such as recycling,
composting and water use, Green Doctors are showing people in
target areas around the country how to make their homes more
environmentally friendly and cheaper to run.
Green Doctor ‘remedies’ are aimed at
reducing fuel poverty in the most vulnerable families. Their
service can reach out to the elderly, the disabled and those in low
income family households via home visits, whilst Green Doctor
workshops are available for groups of tenants and residents, with
information packs setting out a range of technical and
If you're interested in developing a
Green Doctor service for your tenants, please contact us.
Location: Rushenden, Isle of Sheppey TESTBEN The IFORE (Innovation for Renewal) project is a ground breaking environmental project working on the Isle of Sheppey to save residents energy and water in their home.
Location: Halifax The Green Doctor team has been working hard in Calderdale to deliver energy efficiency savings and keep residents warm. Read Philip's story...
Location: Local area Homeowners and tenants can acheive great savings on their energy bills and help the environment by increasing insulation to the property and reducing carbon emissions.
Location: Local area Groundwork has set-up the Green Doctor service to support households that would benefit from saving money on their energy bills.
Location: Islington Groundwork London was commissioned by the Islington Strategic Partnership to deliver this project in partnership with Islington Council and complements their Energy Doctor in the Community programme. Other project partners are Newlon Fusion, Ebico and Hom
Location: Slough The Green Doctor service aims to tackle the issue of fuel poverty in low income vulnerable households in Slough and tackle climate change through a mix of workshops and home visits.
Location: Winsford Groundwork Cheshire's team of Green Doctors can prescribe a cure for homeowners high water, electricity or gas bills.
Location: Watford In February 2010, Groundwork launched a new home energy advice scheme in partnership with Watford Borough Council.