Some useful numbers and contacts for local residents

Advice

In these difficult economic times it is reassuring to know that helpful advice can be just a 'phone call away. Here are some contact numbers for local organisations which could be useful to local residents.

DEBT ADVICE

*BCC Debt Advice Team - 303-2087

*Birmingham Law centre- 766-7466

*Consumer Credit Counselling Service- 0800- 138-1111

*Citizens Advice Bureau - 08444-77-10-10-10

*National Debtline- 0808-808-4000

*Birmingham Settlement- 250-3000

*The Consumer Centre- 303-6031

HOUSING AND OTHER

*Shelter- 0845-120-3711

*Age Concern- 236-2197

*Birmingham Shelter Housing Aid Centre- 0844-515-1800

*For your local Citizens Advice Bureau- 248-4950

*Relate- 643-1638

You can see a list of many other organisations offering help in the community on Cllr Ann Holtom's page: http://www.erdingtonlibdems.org.uk/pages/Ann.html