We offer help beyond a food parcel. Find out more about additional services and support.
Our foodbank is running a More Than Food programme. This means that we are providing additional support alongside emergency food, to help people address the underlying issues behind their crisis.
StepChange Debt Charity is proud to be working with the Trussell Trust to provide free debt advice and manage debt solutions to those struggling financially.
StepChange Debt Charity is the UK’s leading debt advice charity. We have nearly 25 years experience of providing practical debt solutions to help people tackle their debts.
- Visit our website for online advice, money management tools and debt guide.
- Call our Freephone debt helpline on 0800 138 1111. Our lines are open Mon-Fri 8am-8pm and Sat 8am-4pm.
- We help nearly 630,000 people a year to overcome their debt problems
Every client receeives expert, personalised advice to help them deal with their debts. We are here to support you for as long as you need us.
We provide a wide range of solutions, from budgeting tips and repayment plans through insolvency solutions. We can help you find a plan that best suits your circumstances.
Our service is free and impartial – we never judge you.
Online debt advice: Tell us about your finances and we’ll work out your budget. You’ll get a ‘personal action plan’ with recommendations on the next steps to help you deal with your money worries.
Get answers to your debt questions: Read our comprehensive advice guides for detailed information on your rights with creditors, types of debt, managing your finances and dealing with court action or debt collectors.
Benefits Checker: Our benefits calculator is always updated with all the latest welfare reforms so you can find out how you are affected and check what you are entitled to.
7 Days, 7 Ways: Feeling like your finances are unmanageable can make dealing with your debt a daunting prospect. Our 7 Days, 7 Ways email programme can help you take control of your finances again.
MoneyAware: The MoneyAware blog will give you advice and information to help you from falling into debt – the point at which the bills go un-paid, bank fees and charges mount and worries grow.
More Than Food
At Waterside Foodbank, as well as offering food we also offer toiletries, baby products and washing powder and products as and when they are donated.
For more information about any of these projects please contact us.
To find out more about More Than Food projects currently being developed by The Trussell Trust click here.