This is a payment to help with the cost of heating your home. It operates for 32 weeks from the end of September to May. The allowance is €20 per week.
There are certain conditions to qualify so please contact your local Citizens Information Centre for further information or your local Social Welfare office.
Kilkenny Social Welfare Office
T 056 772 0350
Thomastown Social Welfare Office
T 056 775 4080