Debt and welfare advice

Are you struggling to make ends meet? Don’t panic; seek help.

Whether it’s financial, welfare or housing advice you need, help is available.

The Council has partnered with Shelter to provide free confidential welfare and debt advice to people living in Blackburn with Darwen.

You can get help and advice

The Council can also provide free advice on housing matters and where appropriate, assist landlords / tenants / managing agents to resolve issues and concerns.

Call 01254 585457 or via email

Confidential and independent help is also available via the national debtline : 0800 808 4000 or via their website.