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Advice Quick Links

Useful Contacts, Websites and Telephone Numbers

Use the drop down menu to the left of this page, under Advice Quick Links.

Internet access may be available through your local library or Community Centre if you do not have access to a computer.

Use the drop down menu to the left of this page, under Advice Quick Links.

Adviceguide – the first place to start for all your advice needs

Advice East Devon – a local self help resource and email advice portal from 6 local charities including CAB.

Devon County Council
East Devon District Council


Job Centre Plus Tel 0800 055 6688 for benefit claims

There’s a Welsh language line on 0800 012 1888, and a textphone 0800 023 4888 if you find it hard to speak or hear clearly.  Lines are open Monday to Friday from 8.00 am to 6.00 pm.

Redundancy Payments Helpline 0845 145 0004
European Employment Service https://ec.europa.eu/eures/
Union Redundancy Information www.worksmart.org.uk
Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service www.acas.org.uk
0845 747 4747

Training and Careers Information

Learndirect Helpline 0800 101 901
National Careers Service helpline 0800 100 900

Money Matters

The Insolvency Service www.insolvency.gov.uk
Occupational Pensions Advisory Service www.opas.org.uk
0845 601 2923
The Pension Service 0845 606 0265
Turn2us (Grants for individuals)   http://www.turn2us.org.uk
The Money Advice Service   http://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/
The Pensions Advisory Service  http://www.pensionsadvisoryservice.org.uk/
The Financial Ombudsman  http://www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk