At its crux, poverty is a problem rooted in the lack of access to financial resources. We support people with their financial needs. We do this by understanding the financial needs of our service users and provide the support to addresses their situation.
Our services are tailored to the needs of our service users and are easily accessible by all major public transport routes.
Service users can access advice, support, and advocacy around welfare, debt, income maximization, housing and employment advice, and more.
What we can help with
The Gowanbank Hub and Crisis Support Center can help with access to:
- Emergency food
- Fuel Fuel Vouchers
- Financial support, advocacy, and advice
- Help and support to housing support
- Digital Inclusions
The above list is not exhaustive but provides examples of the support services offered by The Gowanbank Hub.
If you’re in a financial crisis, please call our free community helpline to talk confidentially to a team member at 0333 577 0999.
We can help address your crisis and provide help and support to maximize your income, help you navigate the benefits system, and identify any additional grants you could be entitled to. If, we can arrange for food parcels, emergency fuel vouchers, and essential grants.
“The Hub Crisis Support Center handled my personal independence payment claim mandatory reconsideration and appeal. The volunteer really listened to what I said. He won my appeal tribunal and I was awarded a full year of high rate care and mobility”