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Wales Council of the Blind service directory - Perspectif - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Wales Council of the Blind's service directory, Perspectif, is available at our website. It provides details of services and support for blind and partially-sighted people specifically and disabled people more generally.

Turn2us - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Turn2us is a national charity helping people when times get tough. We provide financial support to help people get back on track. Anyone can be a missed pay-cheque, illness or bereavement away from a real financial crisis, which is why we can help you find the support you need to get back on...

Travelling Ahead: Gypsy, Roma and Travellers Advice and Advocacy Service - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Travelling Ahead works with Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities across Wales: ◦Advice and support on any issue that’s worrying you – call our advice line or come to one of our community sessions ◦Rights and participation – information about your rights and support to get your voices heard and...

Torfaen Social Prescribing (Panteg Health Centre) - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Our Social Prescribers can help you to access services that can provide social, emotional and practical support for issues that are affecting your health and well-being. These issues may be anything that is bothering you including housing and financial concerns, relationships, training and...

The Royal British Legion Admiral Nurse Service - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith The service offers specialist support, information and advice to the carers of people with dementia. Admiral Nurses are registered nurses specialising in dementia. The service aims to help family carers gain the necessary skills to assist with dementia care, promote positive approaches in living ...

The National Careline - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

The National Care Line provides support and information to the elderly, their carers and their families. Our objective is to provide a portal that signposts users to various organisations including, Government departments and support networks that will help create a clearer understanding of the...

The Independent Living Service, The Royal British Legion - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

The Royal British Legion's Independent Living Service is made up of the Independent Living Advice Team and the Handy Vans Service. The Independent Living Team provides free advice, support and advocacy to Legion beneficiaries and their carers. Helping to access statutory support where necessary, ...

Tenovus Cancer Care - Money Matters and debt advice service - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith We provide a free service for advice, guidance and support with money matters. We can look at your circumstances, like your financial situation, who you live with and what health needs you have, and advise you in detail about any welfare benefits, grants, or practical help that you should...

Taking Care video library for carers - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Often, it’s other carers who understand best what it’s really like to be a carer. In the Taking Care video library, carers share their experiences, thoughts and insights on what has helped them. Professionals recognise the challenges of caring and provide information about how to make life...

Shelter Cymru - Specialist housing advice service - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Shelter Cymru -Specialist housing advice service offers advice, advocacy and legal representation for anyone with a housing or debt problem. We are a registered charity who offer free, independent, confidential and impartial advice, and campaign on the issues affecting peoples' lives.

PRS Bond Board - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith At the Swansea PRS Bond Board we provide help guidance and advice for Landlords and Clients wanting to access the Private Rented Sector. We can help with a Bond certificate to enable our clients to access suitably priced accommodation.

Power Up - Energy Saving Trust and Western Power Distribution - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Power Up! is an advice hub offering a range of income, tariff and energy efficiency support and advice to those who could be potentially vulnerable in the event of a power cut. Contact Power Up! free on 0808 808 2274 to receive: • Free and impartial advice on getting the best energy deal • A...

NYAS Volunteer Peer Mentors - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Volunteer Peer Mentors are volunteers aged 18-29 who mentor young people who are or have been in care.

National Debtline - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

National Debtline provides free, confidential and impartial advice and resources to help people deal with their debts. The service is available over the phone, through their website and via webchat. It helps people understand their options and take control of their debts. Run by the national...

Melin Homes Money & Energy Advice - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith We are a dedicated specialist 'accredited' Team, providing accredited advice related to Welfare Benefits, Debt Advice, Money, Employment, Energy Advice, Employment and Training Advice and digital access.

Gwent Access to Advocacy (GATA) - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith GATA is a free, independent and confidential service that assists you to know your rights and to have more voice, choice and control when decisions are made that affect you. The service is available free by telephone 0808 801 0566, Monday to Friday, 10am to 3pm, if: - you are 18+, live in...

GamCare - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith GamCare operates the National Gambling HelpLine, providing information, advice and support for anyone affected by problem gambling. Advisers are available seven days a week from 8am – Midnight on Freephone or via web chat on the website below. We also offer a range of free treatment across...

entitledto - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith We provide a benefits calculator to check what benefits you are entitled to. We help people determine what they can claim from national and local government via our self-serve calculators. Our calculators are authoritative and accurate and we are entirely independent of government. We provide a ...

Disability Service Centre - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Get advice or information about a claim you’ve already made for Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance or Personal Independence Payment.

Community Money Advice (CMA) - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Do you need help with debt or money problems? Asking for help can be difficult but all our CMA advisers do understand this. They will be able to discuss with you the different options you may have and help you choose what you would like to do. Whatever your problem, however big or small it...

Communities For Work - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Employment support- Free training courses to suit job goals 1-2-1 regular support in community venues. Tailored support to suit individual needs Strengthening of CV to match job goals. Coaching on adapting CV and covering letter to suit vacancy needs Support in overcoming employment barriers...

Citizens Advice Torfaen - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

We are an independent, free, confidential and non judgmental advice agency. We hold the Advice Quality Standard with casework in Debt, Budgeting, Welfare Benefits and Housing. We are also registered with the Financial Conduct Authority. We help people overcome their problems and campaign on big...

Citizens Advice Cymru - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Citizens Advice provides free, confidential and independent advice to help people overcome their problems. We are a voice for our clients and consumers on the issues that matter to them. We value diversity, champion equality and challenge discrimination. We're here for everyone. In addition to ...

Christians Against Poverty (CAP) - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

We provide free debt help to anyone in need and provide a debt free solution. Whether you're feeling the weight of debt, struggling to find work or trying to overcome a dependency – we're here to help you. We're helping over 29,000 people a year through our free debt help, job clubs, release...

Age Cymru Gwent Torfaen Independent Adult Advocacy Service - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Advocacy support for Adults 18+ requiring assistance with a matter directly linked to a service provided or commissioned by Torfaen Social Care and Housing Service or a s part of the adult protection process.

Age Cymru Gwent Information and Advice Service - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

We offer a wide range of information and advice to assist with daily living. Information can include how to access community care, how to make a will or Power of Attorney, help dealing with consumer issues. We offer a full Benefit entitlement check and can assist with form completion for those...

Age Cymru Advice - Social welfare advice and information (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Age Cymru Advice is committed to being the foremost information and advice service to older people in Wales. We aim to provide effective, accessible, high-quality information and advice while offering a free, impartial and confidential service. Age Cymru Advice provides free, confidential,...