20 April 2017

10.30am to 12.30pm

Location: Lido Centre, 63 Mattock Lane, West Ealing, W13 9LA

Cost: Free

Sign up: Register here

How to help your vulnerable clients with low incomes reduce their day to day living costs.

This workshop will help your support workers or their trainers provide advice to their clients on:

  • How to reduce electricity bills
  • How to reduce heating bills
  • How to reduce water-bills
  • How to reduce transport costs
  • How to reduce food costs
  • How to reduce other general and shopping costs

The workshop will be run by Donnachadh McCarthy FRSA and is funded by the City Bridge Trust.

Donnachadh has worked for over 10 years as a professional eco-auditor advising charities and businesses on how to reduce their running costs by going green. 

He is the author of two books on the subject "Saving the Planet without 
Costing the Earth"
 and "Easy Eco-Auditing" and is a widely published eco-journalist.  He wrote the Home Ecologist column for the Independent and is a frequent eco-contributor on many national TV and Radio Programmes including Its BBC’s “Not Easy Being Green “and ITVs “How Green is Your Home”. 

His terraced Victorian house in South London was London's first carbon negative home. www.3acorns.co.uk  It has solar electric, solar hot-water, rain-harvester, composting loo, triple glazing, wood-burner and solid wall insulation.