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Autism Berkshire's Benefits Service offers advice to individuals and families with autism living anywhere in Berkshire. Kevin Jackson, our qualified Benefits Adviser, has many years of experience working in the fields of benefits/access to work and autism.  He can help parents and carers of children…
Bankruptcy Advice Online is a leading provider of information and guidance on bankruptcy, debt and debt solutions in the UK. We are active in raising awareness with individuals and businesses on the benefits of receiving financial advice and providing greater information to wider audiences.  …
The Berkshire Community Foundation provides grants to small voluntary groups which work in the local commuity.
The aim of the Charity is to relieve need, hardship and distress for the benefit of the parishes of Theale and Holybrook.  Grants are usually given to individuals or families. Examples of grant funding provided for: Domestic appliances Mobility aids School uniform and excursions Emergency…
Free, confidential, impartial and independent advice.  Help to sort out debt worries, benefits claims, housing and employment problems, or deal with queries about consumer or tax issues.  They can advise on legal matters, answer questions about immigration, and have experience on family, personal and personal…
A free and confidential advice service in England and Wales paid for by legal aid. If you are living on a low income or benefits, you may be eligible for free specialist advice from legal advisers on issues including: benefits and tax credits; debt, education;…
Thousands of people in the UK are struggling with debt and being in debt can be very stressful, so National Debt Centres make getting the right advice as easy as possible. All debt problems can be solved, so if you are struggling with debt, try not…
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for welfare and pension policy and is a key player in tackling child poverty. It is the biggest public service delivery department in the UK and serves over 20 million customers. DWP is a ministerial department,…
What are Direct Payments?Direct Payments are a way of arranging social care services for disabled children and young people and their families. A person with parental responsibility for a disabled child is given money to pay for the service instead of the local authority arranging…
After you've had an assessment of your care and support needs, you may be allocated a Personal Budget to use to pay for your care and support. If you receive a Personal Budget we'll give you some advice to help you plan how to use…
We are disabled people leading change, working to create a society where everyone with lived experience of disability or health conditions can participate equally as full citizens. Has a good guide to disability benefits here.
As a higher education student living in England, you can apply for a Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA) if you have a disability, including a: long-term health condition mental health condition specific learning difficulty, eg dyslexia You must meet the definition of disability under the Equality Act 2010. The support you…

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The Essential Household Goods Support scheme is managed by the Newbury Community Resource Centre (also known as The Community Furniture Project), and provides household items to individuals and families in proven critical need of essential items. The scheme is discretionary, has limited funding available and…
Family Fund is the UK’s largest charity providing grants for families on low incomes raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people. Last year, we provided 88,407 grants and services worth over £33 million to families across the UK. We believe that all families…
We are McKenzie Friends who provide assistance to parents who are in the Reading Family Court and others nearby. We can help you with: Child Arrangements Orders; Non-Molestation Orders; Prohibited Steps Orders; Financial Remedy Orders and Specific Issue Orders. If you need help with completing…
Family Rights Group's goal is to enable children to be raised safely and thrive within their family and community. The Charity was established in 1974, by a group of lawyers, social workers and academics who were concerned about how families were treated when social services…
The Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust (FTCT) gives financial support to people who work or recently worked in the UK fashion and textile industry, to cover the cost of items for their child (or a child they care for), aged 0-18years.   Grants are available in one-off…
The Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust (FTCT) gives financial grants to children (up to 18 years) where one or more parent/carer works in the UK fashion and textile industry- for at least one year within the last 9 years.  A grant is a financial donation which doesn't…

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Finance.co.uk is a new socially-conscious price comparison website that is passionate about saving money and reducing poverty. Our whole of market comparison service allows you to compare a wide range of financial service providers, including credit cards, loans, mortgages, life insurance and much more! Whereas…
At First Days we collect preloved baby clothes, toys, equipment and furniture and redistribute them to those who most need them. We work in Wokingham, Reading, Basingstoke, Slough, Hounslow, Feltham, Finchampstead, Crowthorne, Yately, Sandhurst*Mother Theresa, on one of her last trips to the UK, commented on…
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