Your finances

Housing costs

Having cancer can affect your housing situation. You may be entitled to financial help to support you through this.

  • Understanding mortgages

    You may find it useful to understand more about mortgages and how they work.

  • Keeping up with mortgage repayments

    Telling your mortgage lender about your cancer is usually best. They can help find a solution if you have trouble with payments.

  • Renting

    If you are renting, you have certain rights and may be able to get help with payments.

  • Help with energy costs and home adaptations

    You may be able to get financial help with energy costs or adaptations to your home if you’re living with cancer.

  • Homelessness

    You may be entitled to help if you are homeless. This could be advice or help with getting housing.