Financial and Debt Advice
If you or someone you know are struggling to make ends meet because your circumstances have changed, there is help and support available for you.
Burnley Together can support and advice with budgeting, money management, bills and debt. Signposting to access specialist services from Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) and Christians Against Poverty (CAP) and support to attend drop ins and appointments.
Anyone on a prepayment meter who is struggling financially (and has less than £4 on the metre) can contact their supplier and ask for a “fuel voucher”.
A pin number will be texted to a mobile number and this needs to be taken to the top up shop along with gas/electric key.
Help with prepayment meters if you can’t get out
If struggling to get out due to isolation and on a prepayment meter. Companies can top up for you, but this will need to be paid back.