If you need help, please go through one of these agencies or via your GP. We don't take direct requests.
Other referring agencies and people may also be suitable.
Adult Care Services
Your GP "Social Prescribing"
Working to end homelessness in Cornwall
Positive People Project
Free help during a power cut
Did you know you might be able to get extra help in a power cut?
National Grid Electricity Distribution (formerly Western Power Distribution) runs a Priority Services
Register to help customers who are very ill, have a disability, or rely on power for medical
If you join their FREE Priority Services Register, they can:
Provide a dedicated and direct number you can call during a power cut to get straight
through to someone who can help
Agree on a password with you before National Grid visits, so you know you can trust the
person at the door
Provide special help through trusted partners such as British Red Cross if you need it
Keep you up-to-date on any planned interruptions to your power supply
Stay in touch with you during an unplanned power cut, including advice on how long it will last
Interested? Click on this link to join for free: www.nationalgrid.co.uk/psr