ADVICE, HOUSING AND FOOD BANKS SUPPORT SERVICES

Apex Housing Association
It is a major housing association managing a stock of some 5,500 homes.
Apex House
10 Butcher Street
Derry
UK BT48 6HL
Tel: 02871304800
Website: http://www.apex.org.uk
Email: info@apex.org.uk

Clanmill Housing Association
We provide high quality, affordable homes for rent throughout Northern Ireland and help facilitate home ownership for people who are not in a position to purchase a home outright
Tel: 028 9087 7047
Website: http://www.clanmil.org.uk
Email: Moneyadvice@clanmil.org.uk

Community Advice Antrim & Newtownabbey
It offers different kinds of advices at people who belongs at the community of Antrim & Newtownabbey.
Tel: 028 9590 6505
Email: advice@advicean.com

Community Advice Ards & North Down
Community Advice Ards and North Down helps people resolve many problems including debt, social security benefits, housing, legal, health, discrimination, employment, immigration, tax, relationship and consumer issues.
Tel: 03001239287

Community Advice Armagh
It offers different kinds of advices at people who belongs at the community of Armagh.
Tel: 02837528357

Community Advice Banbridge
It is an independent and locally run charity that has been providing free, impartial, confidential advice and information services to the people of the town and district for 25 years.
Tel: 02840622201
Email: advice@cabanbridge.org.uk

Community Advice Craigavon
It provides a service which is free, confidential, independent and impartial.
Tel: 02838361181
Email: enquiry@advicecraigavon.com

Community Advice Fermanagh
It helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice.
Tel: 028 6632 4334

Community Advice Lisburn & Castlereagh
It offer free, independent, impartial and confidential advice to residents of the Lisburn & Castlereagh Council area.
Tel: 028 92662251
Email: calc@calcni.com

Community Advice Newry, Mourne & Down
It helps people resolve their debt, benefits, housing, legal, discrimination, employment, immigration, consumer and other problems and is available to everyone regardless of race, gender, sexuality, age, nationality, disability or religion.
Tel: 0300 3030 306
Email: advice@advicenmd.com

Community Drug Programme (Belfast)
The community drug programme offers a wide range of services which concentrate on two distinct element; One to one individual and family support.
Tel: 028 90 202 030
Email: info@fallscouncil.com

Connswater Homes
We believe that a home is a building block to a better life; it impacts on health, education and sustains relationships and families. We want to keep people in their homes by offering choice, affordability and desirability.
Tel: 02890656155
Website: http://www.connswater.org.uk

Corpus Christi Services
Free Independent advice on a range of services including: Social Security Benefits/Housing/Pension Credits/Debt related issues/Tribunal Representation
Tel: 028 9024 0653
Email: bronagh@corpuschristiservices.co.uk

Council for the Homeless – Northern Ireland
Umbrella service for organisations working in the homelessness field. Information, training and research to support the work of organisations offering services to homeless people. Involved in a number of working groups and forums including special needs housing forum, mental health working group. Produce a magazine for homeless people. Arts and media skills programme for young homeless people.
Tel: 02890 246440
Email: info@chni.org.uk

Craigavon Area Foodbank
Food Bank
Craigavon Area Foodbank
Tel: 0845 2000136
Email: info@craigavonfoodbank.com

East Belfast Independent Advice Centre
It provides free, independent and confidential advice on a wide range of issues to the east Belfast community.
We provide advice and advocacy on a on a wide variety of issues, including welfare benefits, tax credits, employment, housing and debt. n addition, we provide a number of specialist services, including a mental health outreach service and an advocacy service which includes representation at social security tribunals.
Tel: 028 90735690
Website: http://www.ebiac.org
Email: advice@ebiac.org

First Housing & Smartmove
It is a charitable organisation offering advice, support and accommodation to people that are homeless and in acute housing need across Northern Ireland.
Tel: 028 71 266115
Website: http://www.first-housing.com/
Email: info@first-housing.com

Habinteg Housing Association
It is a housing provider with a strong vision and ambitious aims. It wants communities to include disabled people, offering places to live that meet their needs and provide the highest levels of independence, choice and control over their daily lives.
Website: http://www.habinteg-ulster.co.uk
Email: sandra.mccoubrey@habinteg-ulster.co.uk

Housing Rights
They work tirelessly everyday to keep people in their homes and help them with their housing problems. They believe that everyone should have a home.
Tel: 028 90 245640
Website: http://www.housingrights.org.uk
Email: una@housingrights.org.uk

Kilcooley Tenant Support Project
Help people to set up and maintain tenancies within the Kilcooley Estate in Bangor. Develop domestic/life skills, monitoring of health and wellbeing, assistance with debt management and financial issues.
Tel: 02891479424
Email: kilcooleyforum@btconnect.com

Lurgan Independent Advice and Information Service (LIAISE)
Information, advice and some representation on benefits, debt, housing, consumer problems, health and disability issues.
Tel: 028 38325764
Email: jim@mzhouse.org

Labour Relations Agency
Promotes the improvement of employment relations. Conciliation, Arbitration and Mediation Services as part of dispute prevention and ADR (Alternative Dispute Resolution) Services. Advice and assistance with employment matters for individuals, employers and trade unions working in industry, commerce and public services.
Tel: 03300 552 220
Email: info@lra.org.uk

Law Centre (NI)
Legal advice and information for people on low incomes referred by other agencies. Deal with social security, employment, immigration (immigration advice temporarily suspended at 1 April 2015 due to funding restrictions), mental health and community care. Representation at tribunals and court. Advice line, policy development, information and publications services. Training and consultancy service for advisers in member advice agencies, CABx, voluntary and statutory organisations, trade unions and others. We also have a project supporting young people who have been trafficked, and a Legal Support Project where volunteers and pro-bono lawyers provide social security and employment tribunal representation for those who would otherwise remain unrepresented.
Tel: 028 90244401
Email: admin.belfast@lawcentreni.org

Mid & East Antrim Community Advice Services
It helps people resolve their debt, benefits, housing, legal, discrimination, employment, immigration, consumer and other problems and is available to everyone regardless of race, gender, sexuality, age, nationality, disability or religion.
Tel: 02896001333
Website: https://midandeastantrimcommunityadviceservices.com/

Newtownabbey Foodbank
Food Bank
Tel: 07581 179 604
Email: info@newtownabbey.foodbank.org.uk

Newtownards Foodbank
Food Bank
Tel: 028 91817487 or 079 0293 3297
Email: info@newtownards.foodbank.org.uk

Omagh Independent Advice Services (OIAS)
Omagh Independent Advice Services is a charitable organisation and was established in 1995. They provide a free, confidential, independent, advice and representational service to the people of the Omagh district. They deal with issues such as Social Security.
Tel: 028 82243252
Email: info@oias.co.uk

Queen’s Students’ Union Advice Centre
They give you free, independent, confidential and non-judgemental advice on academic concerns, money worries, accommodation issues, funding queries, employment difficulties or need to discuss a disciplinary process.
Tel: 028 90 971049
Website: http://www.qubsu.org
Email: connie.craig@qub.ac.uk

Radius Housing Association
It provides quality and affordable social housing in 80 towns and cities throughout Northern Ireland. They also offer a range of specialist care and support facilities for the Frail Elderly, people with Dementia and Learning Disabilities, and other complex needs such as homelessness and victims of domestic violence.
Tel: 0330 023 0888
Website: https://www.radiushousing.org
Email: cathy.jackson@radiushousing.org

Shelter Northern Ireland
It was established to play a creative part in the life of Northern Ireland by relieving human suffering irrespective of colour, creed or class or religion and for the following purposes: To relieve hardship and distress among the homeless and among those in need who are living in adverse housing conditions; to make moneys available to housing associations and other bodies (whether corporate or not) whose aims being charitable are the relief of such hardship and distress and to relieve poverty and distress.
Website: http://www.shelterni.org.uk
Email: info@shelterni.org

Ulster University Student Support
They give you free, independent, confidential and non-judgemental advice on academic concerns, money worries, accommodation issues, funding queries or employment difficulties.
Tel: 02890366050
Website: https://www.uusu.org/advice/
Email: d.kerr1@ulster.ac.uk

Vine Centre
It was established in 1970 as an Advice Centre, and over the last number of years has extended the range of services and facilities it provides. The Centre has a Christian ethos as reflected in the non-judgmental, unconditional service they offer to all. Present activites include: Advice Centre, Afterschools Clubs, Family Education, Women’s Project, Lunch Clubs, Senior Citizens Meetings, Adult Education, Classes Volunteer Development Programme.
Tel: 028 90351020
Website: http://www.vinecentre.org
Email: information@vinecentre.org