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Benefits All crisis and emergency payments organisations

All crisis and emergency payments organisations

Citizens Advice Newcastle (CAN) is a charity that helps people with legal, money and other problems. They give free, independent and confidential advice.

Citizens Advice Northumberland provide free, confidential, impartial advice in the North East on a range of issues, including debt, fuel debt, welfare benefits, housing, employment, relationships, etc. It has offices throughout Northumberland.

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for welfare, pensions and child maintenance policy. The department administers the State Pension and a range of working age, disability and ill health benefits.

Money Advice Service provide free, unbiased independent money and benefits advice.

give benefits advice and support to people in Newcastle in certain priority groups

Newcastle Women’s Aid provides advice, help and support to women and children who are experiencing, or affected by, domestic violence and abuse.

North of England Refugee Service (NERS) support asylum seekers, refugees and people refused asylum

Register with Northern Powergrid if you want priority during a powercut.

Cheaper supermarket style shopping for people in Byker.

Turn2us helps people with a low income to find funds and grants to apply for when you need money for essential things in life.