Other places to get help and advice whenever you need it.

11th to 15th February

Why not visit the StepChange Debt Awareness Week website. You will be able to find out about the activities StepChange are organising to raise awareness of debt and how it can affect people.


They are a debt charity that can provide expert debt advice and a free debt management service to help you tackle your debts. Phone: 0800 138 1111 or visit their website.

1 person every 51 seconds contacts StepChange

Debt Awareness Week is a chance to share the message that nobody needs to deal with debts on their own. Millions of people are struggling with debt and many of them are not aware that we can help them take control of their finances.

National Debtline

National Debtline provides free advice and resources to help you deal with your debts. You can access the service over the phone, through the website and via webchat.

Carers UK

They are a national charity for carers that offers both a supportive community and a movement for change. Phone: 0800 808 7777 or visit their website.

Citizens Advice

They provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. Phone: 03444 111 444 (England) or 03444 77 20 20 (Wales) or visit their website.

Money Advice Service

They give independent advice and more information about finances from the Money Advice Service which includes information about financial abuse.


Samaritans are available round the clock, every single day of the year. Talk to us any time you like, in your own way, about whatever’s getting to you. Call us free any time on 116 123 Or email jo@samaritans.org Visit us – find your nearest branch on Samaritans.org


They provide confidential advice and support to anyone dealing with mental health problems. Phone: 0300 123 3393 or visit their website