Diocese of Lincoln
Church of England
Diocese of Lincoln publications to view such as Crosslincs
Louth Town Council
Louth Town Partnership
Lincolnshire County Council
East Lindsey District Council
Organisations – Jobs & Training
CG Partnership offer a variety of free and low cost training courses and hobby/interest lessons and activities. These are run from a variety of locations in Lincolnshire, including the Trinity Centre and the Mablethorpe Learning Centre. To contact CG Partnership at Mablethorpe…
Tel: 01507 473325
Mablethorpe Learning Centre
Organisations – Money
Credit Unions help people to save and provide an affordable way to borrow.
A Credit Union operates at Trinity between 11.00am and 1.00pm on Wednesdays.
The National Debtline gives free confidential advice and help with debt plans.
Tel: 0808 808 4000
Payplan offers free debt advice and debt management.
Tel: 0800 917 7823
Consumer Credit Counselling Service is a free and confidential service offereing budgeting advice and practicl debt management plans.
Tel: 0800 138 1111
Citizens’ Advice Bureau offers advice on financial issues, employment and legal matters and can refer you to other agencies for support.
Meridian House. Eastgate, Louth
Advice line: 0844 499 4199
Financial Services Authority provides a financial health-check. They can help you work out how to balance your income against what you have to pay out.
Insolvency Service offers advice with issues such as bankruptcy and redundancy payments.
Age UK provides information on income and benefits for older people, as well as advice and support on non-financial matters.
Tel: 01507 524242
CAP is a national debt counselling charity based on local churches. They have various money management schemes to help you get in control of your finances and to stay in that position.
Tel: 01274 760720
Organisations – Housing
The Housing Support Team runs a Drop-In at Trinity on Wednesday from 10.30am to 1.00pm. The housing workers can advise you on the housing options available.
Tel: 01507 601111 for housing advice.
For Emergency Housing out of hours tel: 07766 776447
To register and apply for social housing contact New Linx Housing Trust.
Tel: 01507 355012
Warm Front grants are avilable for heating and insulation of your property both if you own a property or are a tenant, if you receive certain benefits. You may qualify if you are in receipt of income support, council tax benefit, housing benefit, ESA or pension credit.
Health, Safety and Family
HealthWatch will bring together individuals, groups and care providers who want to make sure health and wellbeing services meet the need of local people. The Group will give everyone in the community the chance to express their views and relate their experiences.
Tel: 01522 705190
Addaction helps people who have problems with drugs and alcohol.
Tel: 01522 301307
If you are at risk from domestic abuse, contact a support worker from the East Lindsey Domestic Abuse Team.
Tel: 01507 306801
If you are an older person and need support to stay safe and well in your home, advice is available from First Contact.
Tel: 01522 782172
Victim Support provides confidential support and information for people who have suffered from the effects of crime.
Tel: 01522 542687
Connexions offers advice and support for young people.
4 New Street, Louth
Tel: 01507 353300
HomeStart provides volunteers who offer friendship and practical help to support families.
Tel: 01507 610665
St Michael Church House and Playgroup
Dyslexia Lincolnshire is a user-led social enterprise that provides affordable support for all – for students, parents and teachers. We provide an online community, local support groups and free dyslexia apps called “MyStudyApps”.
MyStudyApps help overcome problems that people commonly experience with reading, writing and memory. Parents can use them in the home to support their children’s homework and students can use them in school, college and university. No dyslexia assessment is required.
For news and events and to download MyStudyApps: www.dyslexialincolnshire.org.uk
Tel: 01507 443500
Mob: 07983 423393
Other Charities we work with
Websites of Interest
www.headstoneguide.co.uk – A guide to headstones
Photography – Tim Elliot, Stuart Sizer