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    Here to Help

    There are hundreds of charities that give financial support and offer wellbeing services to people in need of assistance.

    Find out more in our short guide to finding support from benevolent and grant-giving charities or give us a call on 01670 784 800.

  • Find your nearest branch

    Post Office and Payzone Services

    Did you know that you can pay many of your household bills at your nearest Post Office and Payzone?

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    2021 Census

    The census is a once-in-a-decade survey that gives us the most accurate estimate of all the people and households in England and Wales. Information from the census helps decide how services are planned and in your area, for example, schools, health services and libraries.

    It also helps charities and community groups plan services and secure funding. The next census is happening in March 2021. 

  • Known Scams

    Scammers and Fraudsters

    Northumbria Police Force recently brought it to our attention that there have been attempts to scam older and vulnerable people living in Northumberland. 

    Please be cautious when answering your phone/door and do not to provide your financial details or give cash anyone unknown to you.To help you to protect yourself and your family from scammers please read our Avoiding Scams leaflet.

    Avoiding Scams Leaflet 

  • Can you help stop crime in Ashington?

    Independent charity, Crimestoppers, is urging the people of Ashington in Northumberland to speak up anonymously to help protect their community...Read more


    How you can help (PDF, 3 MB)