Useful sources of information
Turn2us is a charity that helps people in financial need to access welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help – online, by phone and face to face through partner organizations.
StepChange Debt is a registered charity whose purpose is to assist people who are in financial difficulty by providing free, confidential debt advice and no-fee debt solutions. Their online debt counselling service provides instant, anonymous advice, a personalised budget and a realistic recommendation. No commitment is required and the service is free of charge.
Freephone (including all mobiles): 0800 138 1111
AdviceNI is an independent advice network. A list of its members can be found on the AdviceNI website or you can telephone or email to find out if there is an AdviceNI centre in your area.
Age NI provides information and fact sheets for older people on topics such as benefits, community care and housing.
CarersNI offer financial advice and support for carers through its information service and support groups.