My circumstances have suddenly changed

If you find your circumstances have suddenly changed, whether you’ve lost your job or you’re trying to cope with the loss of a loved one, there’s organisations available to help.

Citizens Advice offer free information on a wide range of areas, including paying your bills, debt solutions, budgeting and benefits, so if your circumstances have changed, contact them today to discuss your next steps.

Money Helper provide free and impartial money advice, along with a number of online tools, such as a budget planner, which can help if you suddenly find yourself in different circumstances.

StepChange offer free support, guidance and solutions to help you deal with your debt and finances, if you need additional assistance.

Talk Community Directory has information on what to do if someone dies, along with signposting to local and national bereavement support organisations.

Turn2Us offer information and financial support, to help you get back on track when times are tough.

If you’ve lost your job, particularly during the pandemic, take a look at the I’ve suddenly lost my job page or if you’re struggling to pay your bills, because of financial debt, there’s information available on the I can’t pay my bills page.  If you’re concerned you may be at risk of losing your home and becoming homeless, please visit our I might become homeless page.