Further support

We’ve put together a directory of useful numbers and resources to help you.

Age UK provides support to older people when they have nobody to turn to.

Age UK Advice Line: 0800 678 1602

The National Association of Funeral Directors is the UK’s largest and most inclusive representative body for the UK funeral profession and provides bereaved people with information and assurance to help them choose a compassionate and professional funeral director they can trust.

Contact number: 0121 711 1343

Tell Us Once is a free government service which allows you to report a death when you suffer a bereavement and need to tell central and local government.

Carers provides expert advice and tailored support to individuals who have caring responsibilities.

Telephone Helpline: 0808 808 7777

Dementia Friends aims to transform the way the nation thinks, acts and talks about Dementia

Telephone number: 0300 222 5855

National Debtline is a debt advice charity run by the Money Advice Trust, that offer free and confidential debt advice for people in England, Wales and Scotland.

Contact number: 0808 808 4000

Payplan offers simple and free debt advice to anyone who needs it.

Contact number: 0800 280 2816

With nearly 30 years of experience Stepchanges’ debt experts help hundreds of thousands of people to deal with their debt problems every year.

Contact Number: 0800 138 1111

Citizens Advice is a national charity offering confidential advice online, over the phone, and in person, for free.

Contact Number – 0800 702 2020

Moneyhelper helps you gain more confidence in managing your money with free and impartial advice that is backed by government.

Contact Number – 0800 138 7777

Shelter offer thousands of people free affected by the housing emergency, confidential and independent advice.

Contact number: 08000 495 495

Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experience mental health problems.

Infoline: 0300 123 3393

Macmillan offer people with cancer, emotional, physical and financial support for the moment you are diagnosed.

Macmillan Support Line:  0808 808 00 00

The Alzheimer’s Society provide expert advice and guidance to support those suffering from the condition.

Support care team: 0330 333 0804

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