Health and Adult Social Care

Brighton & Hove City Council - Independent financial advice

When you're thinking about your care and support needs for the future, it may help to speak to a qualified independent financial adviser. An independent financial advisor can help you to understand the plans you need to make when looking at funding future care services. Information about what to check when choosing an independent financial advisor, and how to find one.

Choose - Banking for the blind and partially sighted

Although banks must ensure that everyone has equal opportunity to use their products and services, even simple tasks such as withdrawing cash can prove challenging. Choose goes through some of the issues, and what various banks are doing to make things simpler for blind and partially sighted people to use banking services.

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 - New Enterprise Allowance (NEA)

New Enterprise Allowance can provide money and support to help you start your own business if you're getting certain benefits.

You could get a business mentor to help you develop your business idea and start trading; get a weekly allowance paid for up to 26 weeks (up to a total of £1,274); apply for a loan to help with start-up costs. The loan has to be paid back, the allowance doesn't.