Finding it hard to cover costs?


After the holidays, January can seem like a very long month. If you’re finding it hard to make payments or cover costs, then there are lots of people who can help.

Visit use their ‘benefits calculator’ to see if you can get any benefits, or if you are already claiming, to make sure you’re getting as much as you can:

You may be able to use some benefits to help pay your bills (including rent, service charges, gas, electricity or water bills). You should contact your Jobcentre Plus with details of who you owe and how much, your customer reference number (for bills) and your National Insurance number.

You can find more information about this here:

You can also:

If you currently, or previously worked for the civil service or organisation sponsored by the government, or have retired from this, you may be able to get help from The Charity.

The Charity offer support with a lot of things, to find out more and to see if you may be able to get some help from them, visit their page here:

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