West Northants Council – Cost of Living Support
Cost of Living Support, including household bills, rent, council tax, help with buying food, childcare costs as well as other important daily essentials.
Tel: 0300 126 7000 (Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm)
National and local organisation offering advice on a wide range of issues from benefits, work, debt and money, housing, family, immigration and much more.
Central and East Northamptonshire Citizens Advice is closest branch. 03444 889 629
National phone line on 0800 144 8848 which is open from 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday.
Citizens Advice – Foodbank
Citizens Advice will be at the foodbank in Towcester on Tuesdays and Friday ready to give confidential advice. T
12 noon until 2pm, St. Johns Ambulance Hall, Islington Road, Towcester NN12 6UA
Age UK Northamptonshire is an independent charity providing support and services to older people in Northamptonshire.
Age UK offer a wide range of help including day care at home, money management, information and advice on benefits such as attendance allowance claims, advocacy, home help, foot care, handypersons services, exercise classes, transportation and much more.
Speak to an Advisor 9am to 12pm Wednesday and Thursday on 01604 611207
National Helpline 0800 678 1602
Community Law Service (Northampton & County)
Community Law Service (Northampton and County) is a registered charity and an independent specialist social welfare advice provider. The aim of the organisation is to improve the health and wellbeing of local residents through tackling social and financial exclusion, alleviating poverty and advancing education. This is achieved through the provision of specialist advice, casework and representation currently in the fields of Welfare Benefits, Debt, Financial Capability, Energy Advice, Housing and Immigration.
Tel: 01604 621038
Christians Against Poverty
Christians Against Poverty offer money and debt advice, information on support with the cost of living, debt information and benefits calculator.
StepChange Debt Charity provide free, expert debt advice.
Helpline 0800 138 1111 Monday – Friday 8am – 8pm, Saturday 9am – 2pm.
Turn2Us helps people in financial need to gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help – online, by phone and face to face through partner organisations.
Free easy to use benefits calculator.
National Debt Helpline (Citizens Advice)
Debt Advice Foundation
Debt Advice Foundation is a registered national advice and education charity offering free, confidential advice to anyone worried about loans, credit and debt.
Free telephone debt counselling service
Tel: 0800 043 40 50
All Advisors are experts in debt advice and the service is always free.
Tel: 0800 197 6026 Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
Web chat service available
Free debt advice - Payplan help with contacting people you owe money to and arranging lower payments to make things more affordable.
Tel: 0800 280 2816
Mental Health & Money Advice
Clear, practical advice and support for people experiencing issues with mental health and money.