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Easy read cost of living resources

This page contains links to various easy read resources, to help people who are supported in Shared Lives. We will update this page with new resources whenever we can. If you know of any other links that we should include here, please let us know.

We also have a page collecting non-easy read resources for people who visit or live with a Shared Lives carer.


This page was last updated on October 24th 2023.

Cost of living grants - Easy Read explainer

We have produced an easy read explainer about the additional cost of living grants – you can downloaded if here:

Taking Charge - from Community Integrated Care

Community Integrated Care has developed a free toolkit of tips and hacks to help the care sector through the energy crisis as part of their Taking Charge campaign.

There are interactive workshops, an easy read, and downloadable worksheets.

Learning Disability England

Learning Disability England have created a section on their website with a range of cost of living resources, including links to lots of easy read printables.


If you have any questions regarding these resources, please email