People do not need to apply to receive a Cold Weather Payment, as if they are eligible they should receive it automatically.
But if they do not get it, Britons are encouraged to contact the Pension Service or Jobcentre Plus.
Ms Gibbs explained the ongoing energy crisis is making it difficult for those who want to switch for a better deal.
However, she did highlight some ways households could be able to save money.
Firstly, before further price rises come into effect in April 2023, Ms Gibbs recommended checking their bills to see where they could make savings.