Useful Links

Below are some links to websites you may find useful:


Direct financial advice and support for those who live in social housing in Leicester city.

Reaching People

Facilitating and co-ordinating advice across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Castle Park Solicitors

Solicitors offering affordable advice in Immigration and Family law. A community interest company owned by CALS – any profits made are paid back into CALS to support its services.

Advice Leicester Partnership

A partnership of advice agencies in Leicester City.

Guidance on PIP and ESA forms

Help on preparing for the application and assessment.

CLS Direct
Offers free legal advice and assistance.

National Debt Line
Free and independent debt advice across the country.

Business Debt Line
For individuals who are in debt and self employed/ run businesses.

This is Leicestershire
A local website detailing community advice for residents of Leicestershire.

Financial Service Authority
Advice and information on financial services.

Financial Conduct Authority

Advice and information on financial services.

Prudential Regulation Authority

Advice and information on financial services.

 National Council for Voluntary Organisations
Giving voice and support to civil society.

Advice UK
Advice UK is the UK’s largest support network for free, independent advice centres..

Equality and Human Rights Commission
Aim to help Britain develop respect, freedom, equality, dignity and fairness.

Step Change
Get free anonymous debt advice from the UK’s leading debt charity.

The housing and homelessness charity.

services that promote inclusion, equality, independence, choice, empowerment, respect and dignity.

The Probation Service
The probation service is a key part of the criminal justice system for England and Wales.

Leicester Charity Link
Use a network of local organisations that are in the community working with individuals and families in need.

Severn Trent Trust Fund
Severn Trent Trust Fund is an independent grant making trust first set up in 1997.

Call Credit

Experts in UK and international consumer information management and direct marketing.

Equifax empowers businesses and consumers with information they can trust.

Experian is the leading global information services company.

Clockwise Credit Union
Offer a range of safe and ethical savings for all age groups who live or work Leicestershire and Rutland.

Money Advice Service
A free, independant, money management service.

Apex Works supports people looking for training and work.

Legal Aid Agency
A network of LSC funded organisations and advice providers that fund, provide and promote civil legal aid services.

Revenue and Customs
Tax information, makes sure tax is paid on time.

Mind Mental Health Support
Mind helps people take control of their mental health.

Public services all in one place.

Age UK
Elderly benefits and care advice.

 The Race Equality Centre Leicester
Work with our local councils to tackle racial discrimination and disadvantage.

 LAMP Direct
All the latest mental health news for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Trans Gender Centre Leicester
Supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Voluntary Action Leicester
Aims are to help people to volunteer.

Drug and Alcohol Support Leicester
fair and equitable acccess to treatment services.

Women’s Aid Leicester
Provides free and confidential support and safe temporary accommodation for women with or without children suffering domestic abuse.

 HMCS Court Service
HMCS CourtFinder.

Leicester City Council
Leicester City Council services.

Information on managing your debts.

Advice Guide
Independent advice on your rights from the CAB.

Citizens Advice Direct
Citizens advice online.

Advice Now
On line advice on benefits/rights.