Managing your money

How we can help

We provide financial capability support for people who are facing homelessness or who are out of work as well as those who are simply struggling, day to day, to stay afloat with their personal finances.

Our referral-only service offers personalised 1-2-1 advice to help with money management, including opening and/or managing bank accounts, budgeting, debt and benefits support.

How others can help

Citizen’s Advice

Citizen’s Advice provide free, confidential, independent and impartial advice to help people resolve their problems with money, housing, employment, certain legal issues, and much more besides.

They can be contacted by phone, online, email or via their drop-in service.

Here are the contacts for the areas in which we work:

Citizen’s Advice Gateshead
Citizen’s Advice Southwark
Citizen’s Advice Sunderland

National Debtline

National Debtline is a charity giving free and independent debt advice over the phone and online.

Step Change

Step Change is a charity, providing the UK’s most comprehensive free debt advice. They can be contacted by phone or online.

Step Change also have a helpful free online debt advice tool


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