East Riding of Yorkshire offers quick links where residents and businesses can find advice and support to help you deal with the increasing gas and electricity bills and rising prices in shops and services. to find out more on how you can get support on cost of living please click the link below.
Citizens Advice Hull & East Riding offers free information, advice and case work to people that live in the hull and East Riding of Yorkshire area, they can help with a wide range of problems including debt, housing, employment, family issues and many more.
Age Uk Hull is an independent Charity working in Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire area, they provide help for those over 50 and their carers. Serv ices include support and advice on welfare, benefits, housing, social care and health and disability.
From the 4th of May 2021 The Debt Respite Scheme (Breathing Space Moratorium and Mental Health Crisis Moratorium) Regulations 2020 will give eligible customers in problem debt, who receive professional debt advice, access to a 60 day period in which costs and fees are frozen and enforcement action is paused. For those receiving Mental Health crisis treatment, the hold will continue until 30 days after treatment has ended, no matter how long the crisis treatment lasts, giving Customers, creditors and money advisors time to agree a debt solution.
Helping to release people from debt, poverty and their causes. Services are run through local churches to tackle poverty head on by providing a real solution to debt.
National Debtline is a free, confidential debt advice service run by the Money Advice Trust, helping millions of people deal with their debts.
Offering free expert, tailored advice and practical solutions to problem debt.
Benefit & Budgeting Calculator
Welcome to the Benefit and Budgeting Calculator by Policy in Practice.
Using this calculator, you can:
- Find out which welfare benefits you could receive
- Know how your income will change with Universal Credit
- Compare your income under the current system and Universal Credit
- See how much income will be left after paying your housing costs
- Access links to claim for benefits
Start your calculation here