Community, government and statistics

Libraries offer access to council services including applying for a bus pass and assistance with Blue Badge applications. Borough and district councils also hold surgeries in some of our libraries.​

Community resources Northamptonshire

Age UK Northamptonshire

​Age UK Northamptonshire has a wide range of services which are available to older people or their carers throughout the county.

Charity Link

​Charity Link works in partnership with Northamptonshire County Council to help people facing financial hardship, illness, disability or other difficulties to get the items they need for their home. You can apply to Charity Link at Corby Library, Kettering Library, Northampton Central Library, Rushden Library and Wellingborough Library

Citizens Advice Bureaus - Northamptonshire
Community Law Service (Northampton and County)

​Registered charity providing independent and confidential specialist legal advice, representation, training and consultancy services.

Early years and childcare

​Northamptonshire County Council's directory of registered childcare providers, children's centres and day nurseries, and also family activities and organisations.

Housing: social

​Find social housing properties in Corby, Daventry, East Northamptonshire, Kettering, Northampton and Wellingborough.

Northamptonshire Association For The Blind

​Supporting people with sight loss.

Northamptonshire care and repair

​Provides a range of practical services designed to support older, disabled and vulnerable people and enable them to continue to live safely and stay warm and secure within their own homes.

Northamptonshire community foundation

​An independent grant-making charity which provides funding for the voluntary and community sectors in Northamptonshire.

Northamptonshire community housing network

Working with people with disabilities to find a home.

Northamptonshire's local offer

​Services for children and young people (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Northants 50+ Network

​Helping the older generation share their thoughts, experiences and skills.

Recycle for Northamptonshire

​Information to help you reduce the amount of waste
you create and recycle all that you can.

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Community resources national

Alzheimer's society

​The leading UK care and research charity for people with this disease and other dementias, their families and carers.

Charity choice

​UK charity directory database.

Charity commission for England and Wales

​Registers and regulates charities in England and Wales.

Freecycle

​A community recycling website that allows you to choose local groups.

Mind

​Provides advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. Mind also campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Missing people

​National charity for finding missing people.

National Citizens Advice Bureau - self-help guide

​Practical, reliable information to help you solve your problems.

WordPress

​Set up a free webpage for your community group.

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Government

Borough and district councils in Northamptonshire.

​Some services are provided by your local borough or district council. You can visit their website by clicking your location on a map of the county.

Europa

​Official website of the European Union.

GOV.UK

​The place to find government services and information.

GOV.UK - tell us once

​Online service for reporting a bereavement.

National legislation

​The official website for UK legislation from 1267 to the present day.

Northamptonshire county association of local councils

​Membership organisation representing the parish and town councils of Northamptonshire. Includes links to town and parish councils in Northamptonshire.

Northamptonshire Police

​Information on crime and local policing.

Office of Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner

​Website of the elected Police and Crime Commissioner for Northamptonshire, Stephen Mold.

Police UK

​Information on crime and local policing in your area.

Register to vote

​Use this service to register your vote or update your details.

UK Parliament website

​The latest information on what's going on in parliament.

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Statistics

2011 Census

​Census statistics help paint a picture of the nation and how we live. They provide a detailed snapshot of the population and its characteristics.

Northamptonshire analysis

​Gateway to information and intelligence about Northamptonshire; aimed at anyone who is looking to find out more about their local community and the county in general.

Office for National Statistics

​The Office for National Statistics is the UK's largest independent producer of national statistics.

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