North East and Yorkshire

Local Energy Advice Partnership

Groundwork and The Green Doctors are a Local Energy Advice Partnership (LEAP) partner.

Offering local residents a completely FREE OF CHARGE service. LEAP can help you to save money and keep your home warm and cosy.  Free for local residents.


If you’re eligible, you will get a FREE home visit from a friendly, qualified Home Energy Advisor. LEAP can:

  • Help check if you are on the cheapest energy tariffs – could save you over £280 a year.
  • Install FREE, simple energy saving measures which can save the average household £30 on their energy bills a year.
  • Give you day-to-day energy efficiency hints and tips and ensure your heating system is set up to keep you warm and save money.
  • Arrange a FREE telephone advice service to help with benefits, debt and other money problems.
  • Refer you for further energy efficiency improvements, such as loft insulation or a new boiler.


Eligibility checklist here

You may be eligible for the LEAP service if one the below apply. If you:

  • Have a low income
  • Receive tax credits
  • Receive Housing Benefit
  • Receive an income or disability related benefit
  • Have a long term illness or disability

If there is someone you know who may benefit from these services, please contact our team.

Call us on: 0808 1683547