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

Community Law Service - Rushden Advice Shop

Type of service:
Advice And Information
Address:
32 High Street, Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 0PW
Telephone number:
01933 313020
Service description:
Community Law Service's Rushden Advice Shop provide duty drop in sessions where a short assessment is made of your advice needs and either provide one off advice on the day or make an appointment to take your case further.

Drop in sessions for:

• Debt
• Housing
• Benefits Advice
• Energy Advice

Children’s Welfare Rights Worker

This service is free, independent and confidential. It provides a face to face casework service for disabled/ill/SEN children, young people and their carers. Community Law can offer specialist advice and assistance with any benefit matters including challenges and appeals, help to understand wrong or refused decisions, assistance to complete complex forms such as Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independence Payments, advice and assistance in relation to social welfare reform changes and assisting with applying for grants.

Community Law can also refer to our other departments for other areas of specialist advice e.g. debt advice, housing advice or to other agencies as required.

This service includes home visits, appointments at community venues and in Community Law offices in Northampton, Wellingborough and Rushden

Go to their website for current drop-in times.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
16 years - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 10:00 - 14:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 14:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 14:00
Thursday 10:00 - 14:00
Friday 09:30 - 12:30
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
11/10/2018
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