Useful Contacts

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Employment

ACAS

Benefits

Online advice:

GOV.uk

Portsmouth City Council
for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support

Online calculators:

Turn2us Benefits Calculator

Entitledto Benefits Calculator

Policy in Practice Benefits Calculator

Citizens Advice

Online advice - Citizens Advice

Local Citizens Advice:

Citizens Advice Fareham

Citizens Advice Gosport

Citizens Advice Havant

Other:

Citizens Advice
The national membership organisation for Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice Hampshire
A consortium of independent Local Citizens Advice working together to improve advice services for the people of Hampshire, Portsmouth and the Isle of Wight.

Consumer

Advice:

Citizens Advice Consumer Service

UK European Consumer Centre
Information and support for customers shopping across the EU

Scams:

Action Fraud

Citizens Advice

Health

Healthwatch Portsmouth
Information, advice and support about local health and social care services

NHS Choices

Housing

Portsmouth City Council

Shelter
free, independent advice and information on housing to
help you understand your rights and options.

Legal

Legal Aid Adviser Finder

Legal Aid Checker

Local

Portsmouth City Council

Other advice agencies

Age UK

Macmillan Cancer Support

Foster Portsmouth

Money matters

Money Advice Service

Wessex Community Bank

National Debtline

Payplan

StepChange

Debt Management:

Payplan

StepChange

Other:

Financial Ombudsman Service
Complained to you bank, insurance company or finance firm - but still not happy?

Illegal Money Lending Team

Relationships

Child Maintenance Options
0800 988 0988
free service that provides impartial information and support to help separated parents make decisions about their child maintenance arrangements.

National Centre for Domestic Violence (NCDV)
0844 8044 999
provides a free, fast emergency injunction service to survivors of domestic violence regardless of their financial circumstances, race, gender or sexual orientation.

National Family Mediation 

Relate Portsmouth & District

Samaritans Portsmouth & East Hampshire

What customers say

“I was very low when I came to the CAB, with debts and problems everywhere. I am now a lot happier, as I pay one sum of money each month and get left alone by creditors”.