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Managing Your Money

by Sandwell Council

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About our activities / service

Accessibility details Fully accessible
Opening hours 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday - Thursday, 9.00 - 4.30 Friday

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Are you struggling to make ends meet? Worried about moving to monthly payments under Universal Credit? If you are of working age and on benefits, the welfare rights team can provide free, one-to-one support. You will be offered a wide range of support such as: • basic household budgeting • setting up and managing a bank account • how to set up and manage direct debits • help with getting ID • benefit check • help with water bills • discretionary housing payment • debt advice • signposting to other services such as employment support and help getting online Call the Welfare Rights advice line 0121 569 3158 or email

Staff qualifications Staff are qualified to deliver the services of the Council.
Genders All
Age focus 16 year olds, 17 year olds, 18 year olds, 19-25 year olds, 26-65 year olds, 65+ year olds

About the organisation

Sandwell is a Labour controlled council and is divided into 24 wards represented by 72 ward councillors. Following the 2018 local elections there are 70 Labour councillors and 2 Independent councillors.

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