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Benefits and Tax Credits

Benefits and Tax Credits

Advice on all aspects of welfare benefits including recent changes to benefits and tax credits, eligibility for different benefits, what to do about issues with benefits and support for housing costs.

Debt

Debt

Advice on your options for dealing with different debts, dealing with creditors, and what to do if you have no money for things you need.

Managing your Money

Managing your Money

Information on getting the best deals for utilities and communications bills, budgeting, saving and borrowing money, pensions and more.

Housing

Housing

Advice on housing issues including buying and renting homes, deposits, evictions and homelessness.

Work

Work

Advice on all aspects of work and employment including contracts of employment, pay, dismissal, disciplinary action and Industrial Tribunals.

Relationships and Family

Relationships and Family

Advice on marriage, civil partnerships, separation, divorce and cohabiting. Also property issues and supporting children.

Goods and Services

Goods and Services

Advice on dealing with faulty goods or services including items bought from shops, second-hand cars, energy suppliers and reporting scams.

Other Problems

Other Problems

Advice on discrimination, education, health , immigration , legal problems (including finding a solicitor) and personal taxation.

Cambridgeshire Local Assistance Scheme

Cambridgeshire Local Assistance Scheme

If you live in Cambridgeshire the scheme provides information, advice and one off practical support and assistance in times of exceptional pressure (subject to eligibility).