Advice services (benefits, debt, housing)

Training volunteers to offer budgeting support

by Black Country Housing Group

We will work with volunteers or employed members of staff to train them in becoming financial confidence volunteers. Typical beneficiaries include people who help in food banks, charities, community centres, schools family support projects etc. The project is funded by the Big Lottery and is therefore completely free to all.
  • 134 High Street
    West Bromwich
    B65 0EE
  • 0121 561 1969

Care training for family carers

by Crossroads Care

Crossroads offer a wide range of training courses to family carers at our Training Hub including; How to use hoist equipment of all types, Health and Safety, Food Hygiene, Infection Control, plus much more, please contact us for more details.
  • 494 Wolverhampton Road
    West Midlands
    B68 8DG
  • 0121 553 6483

Online computer training

by Lion Farm Action Centre

A service which supports people who are not confident using computers.
  • The Vicarage
    Shelsley Avenue
    B69 1BG
  • 0121 544 3094

Welfare Advice and Guidence

by Bangladeshi Islamic Centre

Advice and guidance on welfare benefits including PIP.
  • 10 - 11 Lewisham Road
    B66 2BP
  • 0121 558 8204

Debt Advice & Support

by Smethwick Pakistani Muslim Association (SPMA)

Debt Advice & Support
  • 1-7 Corbett Street
    B66 3PU
  • 0121 555 6047

Advice and guidance

by Emerging Communities Network

Provision of information, advice and guidance of a specialised nature. Available in several European languages if needed.
  • Thimblemill Library,
    Thimblemill Road
    B67 5RJ
  • 07907 580 787

support in Housing issues .

by Emerging Communities Network

Information, advice and guidance specifically around housing-related problems. This service is available in English Russian and Hungarian as well as in other European languages if necessary.
  • Room 1 at Thimblemill library Local authority
    B67 5 RJ
  • 07907 580 787

BetterOff Sandwell

by Sandwell Council


BetterOff Sandwell is a website that will help you to: • access advice on benefits and ways to improve your job opportunities • apply for welfare benefits • find work that pays and record your job search activity • see how your money changes when you move into work.
  • Boroughwide
  • 0121 569 3020