Money and finance advice for carers

Money and Finance advice events for carers are being held across Northumberland in March 2020.

Carers Northumberland are staging Money Matters information days to help carers  with issues they may encounter. A wide range of topics will be covered generally, with individual appointments for help on specific issues.

If you have an enquiry or would like information on a particular subject please call them on 01670  320025 or email to reserve your place or book an appointment time.


One to One appointments – pre-bookable slots with specialist advisers on:

Benefit checks

Paying for and funding social care

Carers Allowance

Carers grants

Pension Credit

Lasting Power of Attorney enquiries


General information will include

Debt, Loans, Energy Saving, Disability Benefits, Scams, Savings Universal Credit and more…


Dates and Venues

23 March, 2020 – The Manors, Prudhoe

24 March, 2020 – BRIC, Blyth

31 March, 2020 – William Elder Building, Berwick

7 April, 2020 – Stannington Village Hall, Morpeth

All events will run from 10.00am – 2.00pm


Information and advice provided by Carers Northumberland, Northumberland County Council, Citizens Advice Northumberland, Age UK Northumberland, Northumberland Money, Northumberland Community Bank.


For more on money advice and help for carers, see pages 84-93 in the Golden Guide Northumberland 2020 and see pages 84-94 in the Golden Guide Newcastle & North Tyneside 2019. See also their chapters on Money Matters.