Debt Advice

This service is provided by volunteers on Thursdays by appointment to people who ask for help or are referred by other agencies. It is confidential and free.

This is provided under the supervision of Rainbow Money who are based at the Rainbow Centre in Scarborough. Rainbow Money are supported by Community Money Advice (CMA).

Those seeking assistance usually require a number of appointments to reach a position where the debt issue can be dealt with.

This will include;

· finding out about debts owed

· checking that all income is being received

· understanding what needs to be paid out each week/month

· deciding what is the most appropriate action