Local advice services

From losing a job to moving onto a different kind of benefit, we know how much a change in circumstances can affect you. If you ever need advice or support to manage money, debt or a change in circumstance, please get in touch with us on 020 7974 4444 or if you’re struggling with council tax arrears, call 020 7974 6414.

Find out more about financial support available  

We also work closely with organisations in our local voluntary and community sector (VCS) and Strategic Partner Fund who can also give you advice and support on specific issues.

Camden Advice Network

The Camden Advice Network is made up of 12 local Camden organisations. The network offers free and independent advice across a range of specialist topics, working with a diverse range of communities within Camden. 

All services are free of charge for residents and you are able to contact any of the organisations directly for support. 

We have included the contact details for all the Camden Advice Network members so you know where to go for specialist advice services.

Not sure which service you need? Citizens Advice Camden offers a general advice service and can help connect you to one of the specialist services if you are unsure. Call 0808 278 7835, Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm.

Find out about the Household Support Fund 

Organisation Phone number Type of support offered
Citizens Advice Camden 0808 278 7835                                     General support and advice
Age UK Camden 020 7837 3777 Support for residents aged over 55
Somers Town Community Centre 020 7388 6088 Employment and benefit advice
Camden Community Law Centre 020 7284 6510 Specialist legal support
Mary Ward Legal Centre 020 7831 7079 Specialist legal support
Hopscotch Women's Centre 020 7388 8198 Advice and advocacy for women experiencing domestic abuse, and general benefits advice
West Hampstead Women's Centre 020 7328 7389 Advice and advocacy for women experiencing domestic abuse, and general benefits advice  
New Horizon Youth Centre 020 7338 5560 Support for young people aged 16 to 24 with housing, employment and advice
The London Irish Centre 020 7916 2222 Support with general benefits advice, applying for an Irish passport
The Kosmos Centre and Camden Somali Cultural Centre 020 7267 7194 General advice and advocacy for residents from Greek Cypriot and Somali backgrounds
Camden People First  020 7388 2007 Support for adults and families living with learning difficulties, offering general benefits advice and advocacy
Camden Disability Action  07543 572 793 Support for adults and children living with a disability, advice and advocacy includes benefits