Money Advice & Budgeting Awareness
The Citizen Advice Bureau have a full time Money Advice Worker.
They will help you if you are:
• suffering debt problems and need to set up a debt payback plan
• having difficulty understanding your finances and need help to stay debt free
• stressed about budgeting your money to wanting to set up a budget plan
They can give money advice and budgeting tactics and provide workshops in various locations in the area, such as community centres, schools, children and family centres and housing associations. These free workshops are designed to help you with coping with any money problems you may have.
The worker also works with local employers, to encourage savings plans and with social landlords to help tenants avoid the dangers of homelessness due to debt. They work in particular with the West Sussex Credit Union.
If you would like help and advice concerning your finances contact your local branch of the Arun & Chichester Citizens Advice Bureau which are found at:
14-16 Anchor Springs
The telephone number for either is: 0844 4771171
There is also useful websites at www.citizensadvice.org.uk or www.adviceguide.org.uk