Useful links

Citizens Advice Information

    • Basic CAB information
    • A wide range of subjects

Local Information

    • East Suffolk Council website
    • For Council Tax, Housing Benefit and Housing Advice

    • Suffolk County Council website
    • For Care and Support, Education, Libraries, Public Health, Emergency Advice

    • For local information

Government Agencies

    • Official government website for UK citizens

    • Official website for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
    • Contains useful information on Employment Rights and Consumer Rights

    • Contains useful information on income tax, working families tax credits, disabled persons tax credits and national insurance contributions

    • Official website for the Department of Work and Pensions

    • Official website for the Department of Education

    • Contains information on child maintenance

Job Seekers

    • Information for job seekers from the Employment Service

    • Search for jobs


    • Contains advice and information on Social Housing and Homelessness

    • A scheme for letting social housing in Babergh, Braintree, Colchester, East Suffolk, Ipswich, Maldon and Mid Suffolk

Legal Assistance

    • Government website with details of how to claim legal aid

    • Government website on the law and your rights

Other Organisations

    • Advice for leaving the Armed Forces and transitioning into civilian life

    • Advice and information for LGBT+ people