The main student finance package includes a: Tuition Fee Loan Maintenance Loan - full-time students only Maintenance Grant or Special Support Grant - full-time students only You may also get extra help if you are: on a low income have dependents disabled medical, social work…
The charity Working Families helps parents, carers and their advisors with all of their questions on their rights at work. Parents, carers and their advisors can contact the Working Families Helpline on 0300 012 0312 for free advice and support.  The Helpline can also be…
Telephone:
0300 012 0312
E-mail:
advice@workingfamilies.org.uk
Website:
www.workingfamilies.org.uk/
Luton Foodbank is the result of more than 50 local organisations and many more volunteers who were committed to ensuring no-one goes hungry in our town. Organised collections will take place at local supermarkets, in work places and community centres. Food will be distributed at…
Telephone:
01582 725838
E-mail:
info@lutonfoodbank.org.uk
Website:
Luton Foodbank
NOAH Enterprise is a Christian inspired charity working across Bedfordshire offering support and opportunity to people suffering severe and multiple disadvantage including homelessness, rough sleeping, addiction, mental ill-health, and living chaotic lifestyles.  We run a Welfare Centre, an outreach programme and a furniture-based social enterprise…
Telephone:
01582 728416
Fax: 01582 486757
E-mail:
info@noahenterprise.org
Website:
www.noahenterprise.org/
The Family Holiday Association is the only national charity dedicated to helping disadvantaged families access holidays.The charity helps to provide breaks away from home for economically and socially deprived children and their families throughout the UK. Typically, the families are affected by severe financial hardship…
Illegal money lenders, also known as loan sharks, lend money without a Consumer Credit Licence. Their loans often do not have any paperwork, receipts or cashbooks; they may use intimidation or violence and encourage you to borrow money that you cannot repay, you may be…
Telephone:
0300 555 2222
E-mail:
reportaloanshark@stoploansharks.gov.uk
Website:
www.stoploansharks.co.uk/
Children's Legal Centre provides free legal information, advice and representation to children, young people, their families, carers and professionals, as well as international consultancy on child law and children’s rights.For over 30 years, CCLC has helped thousands of children and young people through telephone advice…
Telephone:
Office: 01206 714 650
E-mail:
info@coramclc.org.uk
Website:
www.childrenslegalcentre.com
We give emotional and practical help to people who have been affected by crime in Bedfordshire. We’re an independent charity and you can contact us for support regardless of whether you’ve contacted the police, and no matter how long ago the crime took place. We’ll…
Telephone:
Supportline: 08 08 16 89 111
Bedfordshire: 0300 303 0165
E-mail:
vcu.eastofengland@victimsupport.org.uk
Website:
https://www.victimsupport.org.uk/.../bedfordshire
Women’s Aid in Luton is a voluntary organisation supporting women and children who fall victim to domestic abuse. We offer support and guidence to womens and children from all backgrounds and circumstances. For some this will just be someone to listen and for others this…
Telephone:
Helpline: 01582 391856
E-mail:
info@womensaidinluton.org
Website:
www.womensaidinluton.org
NYAS is a UK charity providing socio-legal services. We offer information, advice, advocacy and legal representation to children, young people and vulnerable adults through a network of dedicated paid workers and volunteers throughout England and Wales. NYAS provides specialist legal advice and assistance. NYAS is…
Telephone:
0808 808 1001
E-mail:
help@nyas.net
Website:
www.nyas.net