If you are worrying about money or struggling to make ends meet, there are different types of support and advice which could be available to you.
As information changes constantly, the following webpage will be kept up to date about what and when financial help is available.
Craven District Council
If you are struggling to pay your Council Tax or housing costs Craven District Council can help you.
Council Tax & Housing Benefit
01756 700 600 email@example.com
Housing and Homelessness
01756 706 475 firstname.lastname@example.org
Christians Against Poverty (CAP)
Free debt counselling service for anyone in financial difficulty regardless of their religious beliefs. freephone 0800 328 0006 or email your local Debt Centre Manager email@example.com www.CAPUK.org
North Yorkshire Local Assistance Fund (NYLAF)
Emergency food / utilities support and wider essentials
01904 550030 firstname.lastname@example.org
Skipton Food Bank
Food and other essential items for anyone in emergency need in Craven district.
07856 080194 email@example.com www.skiptonfoodbank.org
Age UK North Craven
Support and advice for older people, their families and carers. 01729 823066 firstname.lastname@example.org www.ageuk.org.uk/northcraven
Information, advice and support carers’ including help to apply for benefits and carers’ assessments.
0808 501 5939 (Freephone)
Support for anyone experiencing or affected by domestic abuse of sexual violence.
03000 110 110 email@example.com www.idas.org.uk
Warm and Well in North Yorkshire
Advice and grants for people struggling to afford their energy bills. 01609 767 555
Leeds Credit Union
Affordable financial services to people in Leeds, Wakefield, Harrogate and Craven. 0113 242 3343 www.leedscreditunion.co.uk
Free and independent debt advice
0808 808 4000 (Freephone) www.nationaldebtline.org
Advice to help improve your finances
0800 138 7777 (Freephone)
Free Housing Advice
0808 800 4444 (Freephone)
Information and financial support
0808 802 2000 (Freephone)
Debt Charity offering free debt advice and money management
0800 138 1111(Freephone)
Healthy Start Vouchers
Help to buy fruit, vegetables and milk if you are pregnant or have a child under 4 and on a low income. www.healthystart.nhs.uk 0345 607 6823