Newham – debt and money advice is available if you need it
You can access free and confidential support in your area if you have concerns about your finances, whether its an existing debt or worry about paying the next bill.
Dealing with money worries can be stressful and daunting, but it’s never too soon or too late to seek help. By speaking to debt or money advice experts you will be taking positive steps towards resolving the issue.
**Whilst many organisations are restricting face-to-face advice at the moment due to the pandemic, support is still available online and by telephone.**
Below we have listed some key local money advice providers in Newham.
Free, impartial advice for Newham residents. MoneyWorks work in partnership with the credit union to provide affordable loans. Advice is available to help you deal with debt and manage your money better.
The council website has useful step by step advice for anybody dealing with debt issues. There is also useful money management advice and information about benefit payments you may be entitled to.
Newham Citizen’s Advice Bureau
The Citizen’s Advice Bureau offer support by telephone or via pre-booked appointments in Stratford and Canning Town.
Advice around debt, housing, employment and welfare benefits. Community Links are based in Canning Town and can be contacted by phone.
If you are unable to find suitable support locally, you can try the following national organisations:
National debt & money advice
National debt advice charity. They will provide advice online or by phone.
A searchable directory of advice providers supporting people around a wide range of issues.
Visit our Money & Debt Support page
Tools to help you manage your finances