Money Worries

Mental health and money self-help and toolkits

Local Debt and Money Advice

Money Advice Plus

Specialist debt and benefit advice, casework and support.

01273 664 000

Money Advice Plus | Community Roots

https://www.moneyadviceplus.org.uk

 

St Lukes Advice Service

Provides free advice, information and help with form filling in relation to debt, benefits and pension credit.

01273 549203

Home – St Luke’s Advice Service

 

The Financial Support Line for Victims of Domestic Abuse

Financial support for victims of domestic abuse.

01323 635 987

https://www.moneyadviceplus.org.uk/advice-and-support/domestic-abuse-money-education-project/

 

Moneyworks

Here to help Brighton & Hove residents save money, make money and manage their money better. The services are for anyone who is struggling to make ends meet. Drop-ins and helpline support.

Helpline: 0800 988 7037

Money Advice Brighton & Hove – Helping Brighton & Hove residents manage their money (advicebrighton-hove.org.uk)

 

Possability People

 

Disability advice centre can help with disability advice, welfare benefits and a range of other issues. Can help with enquiries about;

 

Disability benefits (ESA, UC, PIP, AA, Carers Allowance, WTC).

 

  • Disability benefits appeals
  • Some pension credit enquiries
  • Some Council Tax enquiries
  • Fuel debt or changing fuel providers
  • Utilities debt
  • Information on equipment or assistive technology
  • Accessible holidays
  • Food bank referrals

 

Advisors are available by telephone, from 10am – 4pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (closed Wednesdays). 01273 894050.

If you are deaf or had of hearing text us on 07718 42 42 14

 

Disability advice in Brighton and Hove - Possability People

Citizens Advice Brighton and Hove

Provide free confidential and impartial advice

08082 78 78 15

 Citizens Advice Brighton & Hove

 

Youth Advice Centre in Brighton

 

Offers housing advice, family mediation, floating support, advice and support around emotional health and wellbeing and debts and benefits. Budgeting and money management advice and support with benefit claims. Access to specialist benefit advice.

01273 624432

YMCA Youth Advice Centre (YAC) in Brighton - YMCA DownsLink Group (ymcadlg.org)

 

National Debt and Money Advice

Money Advice Service

Offers free and impartial money advice, set up by the government.

Telephone: 0800 138 7777

Type Talk: 18001 0800 915 4622

Whatsapp: 07701 342744

Free and impartial money advice, set up by government – Money Advice Service

 

 

Debt Advice Foundation

Debt advice, tools and resources

0800 043 40 50

Personal Debt Analyser | Debt Advice Foundation

 

StepChange

Online and telephone free, confidential debt advice

0800 138 1111

StepChange Debt Charity – Free Expert Debt Advice.

National Debtline

Free independent debt advice on the telephone or webchat and offer online tools

0808 808 4000

Digital Advice Tool | National Debtline

Financial Hardship- support and advice

Community hub

If you need emergency help with food, energy bills and other essentials, please phone 01273 293 117 and select option 1. You will be directed to the Local Discretionary Social Fund.

For queries relating to Covid-19, please phone 01273 293 117 and select option 2. You will be directed to the Community Hub.
 
If you are over 18, require food or shopping related support and can afford to pay for this, please phone 01273 293 117 and select option 3. You will be directed to Food Support at Impact Initiatives 
 
If you need help to stay safe and well, or if you need care and support, please call Access Point on 01273 295 555.

Request help for yourself or someone else (brighton-hove.gov.uk)

 

Impact YPC

City Centre space for drop-in support, affordable meals, activities, counselling, peer support

01273 887886

YPC - Impact Initiatives (impact-initiatives.org.uk)

 

 

Brighton & Hove Food Partnership

A not for profit organisation including community organisations, statutory agencies, local business and individual residents. Offering various community food projects, including community gardens, food sharing, food banks and free or low cost meals.

Brighton and Hove Food Partnership – We’re a non-profit organisation helping people learn to cook, eat a healthy diet, grow their own food and waste less food. (bhfood.org.uk)

 

Community Roots

is a group of sixteen community groups working

together to provide prevention, wellbeing and

recovery support for people with a range of

mental health issues. Support for carers and

families is also available.

A Freephone Central Access Point phone number

is operated by a team of Community Navigators

who can guide people through the support

available and provide professional advice.

Self-refer online Tel: 0808 196 1768.

Open Monday to Friday 9-5pm.

 

Brighton Unemployed Centre Families Project

Provides practical support, education and advice to those in poverty, poor living conditions or low incomes.

01273 671 213

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