Money & Debt Support in Tower Hamlets

Tower Hamlets – 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 Tower Hamlets.

Toynbee Hall Advice Centre

Free expert and confidential advice that is currently being provided online and by telephone.

Island Advice Centre

Debt, benefits and housing advice is available. The drop-in sessions are currently closed but help is still available via telephone.

Bromley-by-Bow Centre

One-to-one money advice is currently being provided by phone, including help to reduce your spending on energy bills.

Community Links

Advice around debt, housing, employment and welfare benefits. Community Links are based in Canning Town and can be contacted by phone.

National debt & money advice

If you are unable to find suitable support locally, you can try the following national organisations:

StepChange Debt Charity

National debt advice charity. They will provide advice online or by phone.


A national debt charity that provides support via a telephone helpline. Its website includes information about grants available to individuals in need.

Advice Now

A searchable directory of advice providers supporting people around a wide range of issues.

Visit our Money & Debt Support page
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