Start for life

A support scheme for the health of babies and children, from conception, throughout pregnancy and up to the age of 2.

More about Start for life

Help for households

The cost of living crisis is affecting us all, but advice and support is available to help Medway residents.

View advice and support

Climate change in Medway

Read about the steps we're taking to tackle climate change in Medway.

Read the steps

Apply for a Household Support Fund grant

Financial support is available to vulnerable households and older residents struggling to meet the rising cost of living. You can now access the fund to help you with essential household costs.

Apply for a grant

Register for the Solar Together Scheme

Solar panels can help you to reduce your carbon footprint and save money on your bills.

Find out more about the scheme

News and events

Carers Week 2023

Carers Week 2023

Carers Week runs from Monday 5 June to Sunday 11 June 2023. This year's theme is recognising and supporting carers in the community. There are lots of different types of support available.

Dickens Summer Weekend

Dickens Summer Weekend

On Saturday 10 June and Sunday 11 June 2023, Dickens Summer Weekend will be running as part of the exciting new Medway River Lit, Literature Festival.

Medway Adult Education

Medway Adult Education

There’s never been a better time to update your skills, retrain, gain a qualification, or just enjoy learning something new.