Useful Resources

Wirral Information Resource for Equality & Diversity  (WIRED)

Support and advice service for parents/carers of children with SEN:

https://wired.me.uk/

 

Citizens Advice Wirral

Citizens Advice Wirral can support parents and families by providing free information and advice such as:

  • finding out  if there is any financial support  available if you are struggling financially
  • support with debts to look for solutions to make repayment easier
  • help with applications for benefits such as Disability Living Allowance
  • provide links to grants and concessions if you cannot afford to either keep your home warm and/or repay fuel debts
  • make referrals for  emergency fuel support if you have run out of credit on their meter
  • negotiate with third parties on your behalf i.e. creditors, landlords, social services
  • provide wellbeing support if you are feeling lonely and isolated

If you would like further information about the services we provide and how we can support parents/ families, please call Jeannette Morgan, Deputy CEO Citizens Advice Wirral on 07545 532 010 or jeannette.morgan@citizensadvicewirral.org.uk

 

Beechwood Community Trust

Beechwood Community Trust provides advice and guidance on all types of benefits through our Advice service based at Summerhill House. Beechwood Community Trust offers support for residents, who are struggling to cope with welfare reforms that are impacting upon their personal circumstances. Whether in or out of employment Beechwood Community Trust are there to provide help and support  through times of hardship.  

Address:  22 Beechwood Drive, Birkenhead, Prenton, Wirral, CH43 7ZU

Telephone: 0151 657 8008
Email:  georgethomas@beechwoodtrust.org

 

 

Carers Trust for all – provides support to unpaid carers of all ages and the people they care for every day

https://contact.org.uk/advice-and-support/local-support/contact-in-your-area/

 

Contact (North West) the charity for families with disabled children. We understand that life with a disabled child brings unique challenges, and we exist to help families feel valued, supported, confident and informed.

https://contact.org.uk/advice-and-support/local-support/contact-in-your-area/