Local advice services

From losing a job to moving onto a different kind of benefit, we know how much a change in circumstances can affect you. If you ever need advice or support to manage money, debt or a change in circumstance, please get in touch with us on 020 7974 4444 or if you’re struggling with council tax arrears, call 020 7974 6414.

Find out more about financial support available  

We also work closely with organisations in our local voluntary and community sector (VCS) and Strategic Partner Fund who can also give you advice and support on specific issues.

Camden Advice Network

The Camden Advice Network is made up of 12 local Camden organisations. The network offers free and independent advice across a range of specialist topics, working with a diverse range of communities within Camden. 

All services are free of charge for residents and you are able to contact any of the organisations directly for support. 

We have included the contact details for all the Camden Advice Network members so you know where to go for specialist advice services.

Not sure which service you need? Citizens Advice Camden offers a general advice service and can help connect you to one of the specialist services if you are unsure. Call 0808 278 7835, Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm.

Find out about the Household Support Fund 

Organisations and type of support offered 

Citizens Advice Camden offering general support and advice. Contact number: 0808 278 7835

Age UK Camden offering support for residents aged over 55. Contact number: 020 7837 3777

Somers Town Community Centre offering employment and benefit advice. Contact number: 020 7388 6088

Camden Community Law Centre offering specialist legal support. Contact number: 020 7831 7079

Hopscotch Women's Centre offering advice and advocacy for women experiencing domestic abuse, and general benefits advice. Contact number: 020 7388 8198

West Hampstead Women's Centre offering specialist legal support. Contact number 020 7328 7389

New Horizon Youth Centre offering support for young people aged 16 to 24 with housing, employment and advice. Contact number 020 7338 5560

The London Irish Centre offering support with general benefits advice, applying for an Irish passport. Contact number: 020 7916 2222

The Kosmos Centre and Camden Somali Cultural Centre. Offering general advice and advocacy for residents from Greek Cypriot and Somali backgrounds. Contact number: 020 7267 7194

Camden People First offering support for adults and families living with learning difficulties, offering general benefits advice and advocacy. Contact number: 020 7388 2007

Camden Disability Action offering support for adults and children living with a disability, advice and advocacy includes benefits. Contact number: 07543 572 793

Online and telephone advice

Benefit advice

Entitledto
Turn2Us 
Citizens Advice
Gov.uk

Money advice

Gov.uk - advice if you have children
Money Advice Service
Mental Health and Money Advice
Tax Aid - help with tax problems
Citizens advice – independent financial advice

Debt advice

National Debtline
Debt Advice Foundation
StepChange
PayPlan