Making your house or flat a home

Whether you are moving into one of our properties or just starting out we understand the importance of obtaining good quality low cost items that can help you to live comfortably, care for your family and prevent unmanageable debt.

The Big Help Community Shops

Offering furniture, clothing, households goods and bric a brac.

Picton Road, Liverpool

Carr Meadow Hey, Bootle

Emmaus Furniture Warehouse

Charity superstore in Sefton sells items such as furniture, tables, chairs, sofas, beds and antique furniture as well as washing machines, dishwashers and other white goods.

38 Sandy Road, Seaforth, Sefton L21 3TW. Tel: 0151 9281588

Local Authority Emergency Assistance Schemes (ELAS)

ELAS provides support to OVH customers experiencing severe hardship, a disaster or emergency. It is there to meet one-off needs and not ongoing expenses through the provision of redeemable vouchers, travel warrants, essential household goods or referral to a support service.

OVH Home Starter Fund

The fund is available for new customers moving to an OVH property or for existing customers to help maintain their current homes.

Applicants can apply for a one off grant to the maximum value of £450 during their tenancy. The fund can be used to provide items considered essential to maintaining a tenancy, including; furniture removal, bedding, sofa, fridge, freezer, carpets, blinds, cutlery and crockery.


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