Useful Links

Citizens Advice Information

www.citizensadvice.org.uk – basic CAB information on a wide range of subjects.

Local Services

www.suffolkcoastal.gov.uk – Suffolk Coastal District Council website, for Council Tax, Housing Benefit and Housing Advice.

www.suffolk.gov.uk – Suffolk County Council website, for Care and Support, Education, Libraries, Public health, Emergency Advice

www.onesuffolk.net – Local information

Government Agencies

www.gov.uk/ – the official UK government website for citizens.

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-business-innovation-skills – web site for theDepartment for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy . Contains useful information on employment rights and consumer rights.

www.hmrc.gov.uk – Useful information on income tax, working families tax credit, disabled persons tax credit, and national insurance contributions.

www.gov.uk/dwp – information from the Department for Work & Pensions.

www.education.gov.uk – information from the Department for Education

Child Maintenance Options – information on Child Maintenance

Job Seekers

www.gov.uk/contact-jobcentre-plus  – information for jobseekers from the Employment Service

www.gov.uk/jobsearch – search for Jobs

Housing

www.suffolkcoastal.gov.uk/yourhome/housing/ – social housing and homelessness advice

www.suffolkcoastal.gov.uk/yourhome/housing/cbl/ – Gateway to Homechoice – is a scheme for letting social housing in this district and seven other council areas in the region.

Legal Assistance

www.gov.uk/legal-aid/how-to-claim  – government web site with details of how to claim legal aid

www.gov.uk/browse/justice/rights – government web sights on your rights and the law

Other Organisations

www.civvystreet.org – advice if you are leaving the armed services for a life on civvy street
www.thevillage.org.uk – advice and information for gay men, lesbians and bisexual people.