Healthier Communities

Working to reduce inequalities and create opportunities to improve people’s health and wellbeing through systematic change.

We work with partners to increase funding opportunities to improve people health across Suffolk, increase the cultural offer across Suffolk, and reduce the impact of Covid-19 and reduce poverty.

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Cost of living support

Find out what help is available to support you through the cost of living crisis.

Tackling Poverty

Find out about Suffolk County Council's poverty strategy and the actions it is taking to help reduce the impacts of poverty in Suffolk.

Healthwatch Suffolk

The independent champion for people who use health and social care services.

Food Justice

Creating a food justice plan which ensures that everyone in Suffolk has access to nutritious food however they shop.

Warm Homes Healthy People

Contact Warm Homes Healthy People for support about keeping warm in winter and help for older people with accessing winter fuel payments.

Culture, heritage and leisure

Suffolk Record Office, libraries, archaeology, Most Active County, Suffolk Arts Service, museums and galleries.

Community Funding

Find out how to gain access to community funding, and advice and support from Suffolk County Council and its partners.

Suffolk Local Welfare Assistance Scheme

The Local Welfare Assistance Scheme (LWAS) helps those experiencing financial hardship.