Useful Contacts

LOAN SHARKS

To report a loan shark, email reportaloanshark@stoploansharks.gov.uk for England, loansharks@glasgow.gov.uk for Scotland, and if you’re in Wales it’s imlu@cardiff.gov.uk.

CREDIT UNIONS

Credit unions are not-for-profit organisations that provide bank accounts, loans and saving. They can help people the banks won’t. To find your local credit union click here, or call 0161 832 3694.

BENEFITS

DEBT ADVICE

HOUSING

MENTAL HEALTH

  • Your GP
  • NHS
  • Mind offers a range of support including group activities, home visits, and advice on benefits and housing
  • If you are really struggling to cope, contact Samaritans on 116 123 or email jo@samaritans.org

GENERAL ADVICE AND YOUR RIGHTS

  • Citizens Advice provide support for problems ranging from employment to housing and debt.
  • For information on your rights in the workplace, visit ACAS.