We offer a specialist advice, information and casework service on issues affecting your benefits. This includes helping you to work out what benefits you are entitled to, challenging decisions and maximising your income.
Debt and money
Specialist advice, information and casework service on debt issues. We can help with budgeting, income maximisation, options for dealing with your debts and can negotiate with creditors.
Basic advice and information on employment issues such as dismissal, wages, holiday pay, redundancy, disciplinary matters, grievance procedures, discrimination at work. We can refer you to specialist services if needed.
We can provide basic advice and information on a range of housing issues such as: rent arrears, notice to quit, eviction, harassment from landlords, withheld deposits, disrepair, housing transfers or housing waiting list issues.
We offer advice, information and casework on immigration matters and are regulated by the OISC to Level 1. We can advise on: British Citizenship, Settlement Applications, Spouse/Unmarried Partner Visas and much more.
We also offer advice on a range of consumer, discrimination, domestic violence and community care issues.
Our vision is to be the advice centre that best understands and serves the needs of local people. What drives us is to improve lives and communities, and to provide high quality, independent advice services that are trusted, in an environment where people feel welcome.
Below is a selection of good quality links to regularly updated advice websites
- Citizens Advice: www.citizensadvice.org.uk
- Disability Rights UK: www.disabilityrightsuk.org
- Immigration advice: coming soon
- Mind: www.mind.org.uk
- Shelter: england.shelter.org.uk
Or, you can search Citizens Advice main website from here: