The Student Advice team can support you all year round when the university is open.

But outside standard opening hours and when the university is closed, there are a range of public services and alternative advice agencies you can use.

For support and advice on money, benefits or debt, your local Citizen's Advice Bureau and other local agencies (check with your local authority) can provide advice and support.

Citizens Advice Bureau also have a dedicated Consumer helpline for a range of consumer queries.

You may also find these national services invaluable:

Be wary of profit making debt advisory services and debt consolidation companies, we would advise you seek assistance from one of these agencies in the first instance: