Newcastle City Council is consulting on new plans to transform the city centre. They want to know what you think about them.
Lots of new students will be looking forward to university life
- here's our advice on taking on a flatshare or moving into halls of residence
Loan sharks are illegal money lenders. They prey on their victims, demanding excessive loan repayments. Loan sharks are very often linked to organised crime including drug dealing and robbery. If you need help to deal with a loan shark, or are worried about illegal lending, free, confidential help is available 24/7.
Citizens Advice Newcastle has lent its support to a campaign to reverse the planned £20 a week cut to Universal Credit.
The Covid pandemic has seen a sharp increase in mental health problems. Most of us have felt sad and depressed at some times during the last 18 months, but sadly there has been a sharp rise in suicides, especially young men. Suicides are always tragic, and cause never-ending heartbreak to the families and friends affected.
We are proud to be signed up to the Good Work Pledge, an initiative which aims to make jobs safer, fairer and better for all.
The Citizens Advice service has helped over a quarter of a million people to cope with their money problems during the pandemic. This report summarises the impact our work has had.
You can get free, confidential advice and help with your debt problems via our new Text messaging service. Just send a text to 07789 226581
Annual Report & Accounts released for 2019/2020.
The current pandemic is taking its toll on everyone's mental health. Lots of us are struggling with loneliness, depression and general anxiety. We're pleased to be supporting the Newcastle United Foundation's "Be A Game Changer" initiative - supporting local people to live a happier, healthier life.