Visit an Income Raising Clinic at a Children’s Centre near you

Children’s Centres in Barking and Dagenham are not just for families – they help all residents!

Their services include work clubs, training advice, great courses and they have now teamed up with BD CAB to run 37 income raising sessions a month.

Get welfare benefits, money and debt advice

  • Tax credit, Bedroom Tax or Benefit Cap problems?
  • Council tax or rent arrears?
  • Catalogues, credit cards and loan debts?
  • Difficult to manage or know what to pay first?

Get help early – three ways to book an appointment

By calling our CAB telephone advice line or dropping in to Barking CAB.

Or contact one of 9 centres in the borough and book an appointment directly with that centre.

    • Check you are getting all the money help you are entitled to.
    • Advice about extra money help available.
    • Talk through your options, concerns and negotiate with creditors.

All advice is free, confidential and independent

We know that debt & money problems can cause worry, shame, family and work problems and they can feel very difficult to solve. Nationally CAB help people solve 2 million debt problems a year.