Cost of living crisis: Support and resources

To help individuals and organisations access the support available, we have compiled a list of resources below. If you have a resource to add or would like further support, please email

Online help for individuals needing support

The following links are to websites to find financial help for yourself, family, or friends.

What Voscur is doing to help organisations

Community outreach

We will be running monthly Community Outreach sessions across the city – drop in to speak to a member of the Voscur team at one of the dates shown below for support or email

  • 7 September - Avonmouth library
  • 22 September - Ebenezer Church, Horfields
  • 26 September - The Roundhouse, Knowle West
  • 13 October - St Pauls Learning Centre
  • 20 October - tbc
  • 1 November - tbc
  • 22 November - tbc

Training, peer support and briefings

The Voscur VCSE Academy is offering a range of training courses, peer support sessions, webinar/briefings to help you manage your organisation through these difficult times.

Online workshops

We are currently working with Community Hubs to co-deliver a range of online workshops. Email if you would like to more information.


Looking for some specific support just for your organisation or team? Voscur’s Consultancy service can tailor a programme just for you. Contact Tom Burnett (tel: 0117 909 9949; email: to discuss how Voscur might be able to help.

Further support

In the meantime, as always, we are here to support the sector. If your organisation is facing serious difficulties over the winter, please do get in touch with our team and we will do our best to help. or 0117 909 9949