Money, debt, housing and employment advice
Our internal teams are here to help if you or anyone you know has problems, concerns or would like to discuss any money, debt, housing or employment issues. All are operating by phone and email. Please click on our relevant team pages for contact details:
- Money Advice Service: Free, independent and confidential service that provides advice about debt, money management and budgeting; benefits and how to apply for them; completing forms.
- Housing Options Team: Information, advice and support on all housing issues for those with a connection to the district, including the prevention and relief of homelessness and applications to the housing register.
- SNC Job Club Confidential advice and support on a wide range of topics, to help people find their way back into work, training or education. If you are currently out of work, looking for a different job or new career, see our website to access support available with CV writing, interview skills and job vacancies.
- Revenues and Benefits Team: Advice, applications and enquiries about Housing Benefit, Council Tax, Council Tax Reduction and Business Rates
There are a number of local specialist services that can help you:
- Central & East Northamptonshire Citizens Advice and Citizens Advice North Oxon & South Northants. Both provide and information on benefit, consumer, employment and legal issues. Face to face appointments are currently suspended. Both can be contacted through the national telephone and email links:
- Community Law: Independent and confidential specialist legal advice in Welfare Benefits, Immigration, Debt and Housing
- DWP Northampton Job Centre Plus: Advice and financial support to adults attempting to find employment; who need financial aid due to lack of employment; who need financial aid to help with the living costs associated with finding a job and who need financial aid because an illness means they are unable to work
- Northants Energy Saving Service (NESS) Assist with Energy tariff checking; Home energy efficiency and Financial health checks.
- Call: 01604 623700
- Email: email@example.com