Health and Adult Social Care

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives. They provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. They value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination.

Citizens Advice Brighton & Hove

Citizens Advice aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives. They provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. They value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination.

  • Bartholomew House Bartholomew Square, Brighton, BN1 1JA

GOV.UK - Budgeting loans

A budgeting loan can help pay for various things including:

     
  • furniture or household items (for example, washing machines or other 'white goods')
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  • clothes or footwear
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  • rent in advance
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  • costs linked to moving house
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  • maintenance, improvements or security for your home
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  • travelling costs within the UK
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  • costs linked to getting a new job
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  • maternity costs
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  • funeral costs
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  • repaying hire purchase loans
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  • repaying loans taken for the above items

Check if you are eligible on the GOV.UK website.

Money Advice Plus

A local charity helping and supporting people experiencing difficulty managing their money or financial affairs. They can give support whether it's due to illness, mental health issues, poverty, relationship difficulties or old age. They can give peace of mind through advice and assistance - confidentially and impartially.

They also host the Moneyworks advice line, for debt & welfare benefit advice.
Tel: 0800 988 7037
Email: info@moneyadviceplus.org.uk

 

Moneyworks Brighton & Hove

A partnership of local advice agencies and community centres led by Citizens Advice Brighton & Hove. They are there to support you to make money, save money and manage your money better. Anyone living in Brighton & Hove can get FREE help to make ends meet with issues such as benefit claims, budgeting, childcare costs, CV writing, debts, gas and electricity bills, grants for essential items, job searches, loans, price comparison sites and switching, buying and selling online and skills for employment.