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Worried about money? Struggling with money issues? In debt? The information below provides contacts that can help. Are you worried about money? Found yourself in debt?

This leaflet lists local and national organisations that offer information or support on money, debt, benefits and advice on household bills or rent and mortgage issues.

 

Debt and money advice:

Citizens Advice

Tel: 03444 771171

citizensadvice.org.uk

 

Horsham Debt Advice Service can advise and show you how to manage your money

Tel: 01403 258040

Email: hdas@btconnect.com

hdas.co.uk

 

Frontline Debt Advice Pulborough and surrounding area only, debt and budgeting support.

Tel: 07931 300705

Email: liaise@frontlinedebtadvice.org.uk

frontlinedebtadvice.org.uk

 

Money Advice Service

Tel: 0300 500 5000

moneyadviceservice.org.uk

 

StepChange Debt Charity

Tel: 0800 1381111

stepchange.org

 

PayPlan

Debt management

Tel: 0800 2802816

payplan.com

 

National Debt Line

Debt advice

Tel: 0808 8084000

nationaldebtline.org

Christians Against Poverty

Local face-to-face debt advice.

Tel: 0800 3280006 or 01274 760839

capuk.org

 

Help in a crisis Local Assistance Network

Short-term practical aid, such as food or furniture, to help people in a crisis. Horsham Local Assistance Network provided by Horsham Matters.

Tel: 01403 211833

Email: support@horsham-matters.org.uk

horsham-matters.org.uk

 

Foodbank Emergency food parcels by referral only.

Horsham Matters, Blatchford Road, Horsham,

RH13 5QR

Tel: 01403 211833

horshamdistrict.foodbank.org.uk

 

Benefits and grants Citizens Advice

Tel: 03444 771171

citizensadvice.org.uk

 

Department for Work & Pensions

Visit your local Jobcentre Plus or go to: gov.uk and search for Working Family Tax Credits, Benefits and more.

 

Housing Benefit

New benefit claims: 0800 055 6688

gov.uk/housing-benefit/overview

 

Turn2us

Helping people in financial need.

Tel: 0808 8022000

turn2us.org.uk

 

Discretionary Housing Payments Census housing benefit

Tel: 01444 477264

entitled to Free, online benefits calculator.

entitledto.co.uk

 

Housing - Horsham District Council

 

Preventing homelessness; 

If you are facing homelessness because you have been asked to leave your current accommmodation by your landlord or family member or because you can no longer afford your rent or mortgage payments, it is important you speak to a Horsham District Council Housing Options Officer as soon as possible.

Tel: 01403 215204

Email: housing@horsham.gov.uk

horsham.gov.uk/housing

 

MyKey

Housing support service for people who have problems maintaining their home, are at risk of losing their accommodation or are already homeless.

Tel: 01903 867350

Email: MyKey@southdownhousing.org

southdownhousing.org/

 

Council Tax Enquiries

Horsham District Council

Tel: 01403 215555 / 215560

Discretionary Housing Payments

 

Census housing benefit

Tel: 01444 477264

 

Household bills

Keep Warm for less

For details about keeping warm whilst reducing energy bills contact the Sustainability Team at Horsham District Council. Advice includes current grants, offers, supplier

switching and more.

Tel: 01403 215281

Email: sustainability@horsham.gov.uk.

 

Home Heat Helpline

Tel: 0800 336699

homeheathelpline.org.uk

 

Your Energy Sussex

Tel: 0330 2226990

Email: yourenergysussex@westsussex.gov.uk

yourenergysussex.org.uk

 

Getting the Best Deal?

Money Saving Expert moneysavingexpert.com

Money Supermarket

Tel: 0845 345 5708

moneysupermarket.com

 

Information and advice for over 50’s

Age UK

Tel: 0800 1692081

ageuk.org.uk

 

Savings and Loans

West Sussex Credit Union

Tel: 01903 237221

Email: enquiries@westsussexcreditunion.co.uk

westsussexcreditunion.co.uk

 

Report a Loanshark

Confidential advice from the Stop Loansharks team.

Tel: 0300 555 2222

Text: Loanshark and the lenders details to 60003

Email: reportaloanshark@stoploansharks.gov.uk

gov.uk/report-loan-shark

 

Jobs and Employment

Job Centre Plus

Tel: 0345 608 8545

Textphone: 0345 608 8551

 

Search for Job Centre Plus

Universal Jobmatch

gov.uk/jobsearch

 

Christians Against Poverty

Local face-to-face employment information / Job Clubs.

Tel: 0800 3280006 or 01274 760839

capuk.org

 

Citizens Advice offers free, confidential and impartial advice on:

• understanding your debts and the options for help

• completing budget plans

• money management and budgeting advice

 

Open Monday to Friday 9.30am - 4pm for drop-ins or call our Adviceline on 03444 771171.

www.centralandsouthsussexcab.org.uk

Lower Tanbridge Way

Horsham

West Sussex

RH12 1PJ