We were awarded a grant from Northern Powergrid's Community Energy Seed Fund to run a project in the Lidget Green and Scholemoor areas of Bradford in 2016. The project takes a community approach to saving on energy bills, focusing on a small geographical area and engaging with residents via local community groups.
We are now half way through the project and our approach is working well. We have engaged with families with young children through a drop-in session at Lidget Green Children's Centre and by having a stand at Lidget Green Primary School's Finance Fair. We have also reached older residents by giving talks at the seniors lunch group at St Wilfrids Community Hall and at the Anand Milan Centre.
We are also taking referrals for home visits and to date we have:
The project will continue to run until November. If you run a community group in Lidget Green or Scholemoor and would like us to come and do a talk then please get in touch with Kate on 07738 818391 or email firstname.lastname@example.org