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Recession help

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This information aims to help residents and businesses through the economic downturn.

On these pages you can find information outlining the support, advice and guidance available from AVDC, local partners and the government to assist through the difficult times. 

Here you can access advice and support on the following:

• Benefits
• Debts
• Grants
• Travel
• Redundancy support
• Skills and training
• Business support
• Access to finance

and much more.

For more information please refer to the links on the left hand navigation. If you would like to talk to a member of AVDC's Debt Advice Team please call 01296 585168 or follow the link below to the debt advice webpages which offer advice on how to deal with your debts and manage your household budget.


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Are you worried about losing your home? Can’t pay the bills? Mounting debts and financial worries? Are you struggling to manage your money? Have you been made redundant, had your hours reduced or separated from your partner which means you can’t pay your household bills? Are you self employed and struggling financially?