EMERGENCY FOOD 

Hambleton Foodshare provides a 3 day emergency food parcel to people in temporary financial crisis.
Hambleton Foodshare will issue a food parcel for 1 visit on a self-referral basis. The provision of any subsequent food parcels will require the customer to bring a voucher.
Vouchers are available from the following agencies:
Hambleton Foodshare vouchers are with the following agencies:

In addition, emergency parcels can be arranged for Bedale and surrounding villages by ringing 07930 988360.

Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB)
Offers advice on debt, benefits, housing, legal, discrimination, employment, immigration, consumer issues and other problems.
www.hambletonandrichmondshirecab.org.uk

 

ADDICTION SERVICES

North Yorkshire Horizons

Advice, information, support and counselling to those affected by alcohol and drug use. New integrated service operating across North Yorkshire.
www.nyhorizons.org.uk

 

DEBT ADVICE

Jubilee Debt Advice
Appointments with a qualified Debt Adviser for residents of Northallerton & Thirsk and surrounding villages.
www.nlbc.org.uk/jubilee-debt-advice-centre

Hope Debt Advice
Debt advice for residents of Hambleton & Richmondshire. Christian charitable organisation, affiliated to Community Money Advice (CMA). Offer free advice with finances, debts, creditors & budgeting.
www.hopedebtadvice.co.uk

 

HOUSING

Hambleton District Council (HDC)
Rent Payment Issues – support for those in private or social housing and rented accommodation.
www.hambleton.gov.uk

Broadacres Housing Association (BHA)
Provide information and guidance for older people, single young people & the homeless. Also provide support services to people with mental health problems, learning disabilities and mobility issues.
 www.broadacres.org.uk

 

HOMELESSNESS – ADVICE AND SUPPORT

Foundation
Work with local housing to prevent homelessness & support. Drop-in sessions available. Support for single people and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and adult offenders.
www.foundationuk.org

Foundation – Supported housing for young people (SHY)
Support for young people aged 16 – 25 who are homeless or experiencing severe housing problems with disruption to their lives.
www.foundationuk.org

Broadacres Young Persons Scheme
Housing and support for young people aged 16-25 who are homeless. Tenancy related support for up to 2 years to encourage independent living.
www.broadacres.org.uk

INSITE Youth Support Service
For young people aged 13-19 living in Northallerton, Hambleton & Richmondshire. Advice, information & guidance on careers, employment and training.
https://northallerton.cylex-uk.co.uk

The Clock – Young People Support
For young people aged 12 & over. Advice on careers, housing, education, finance, sexual health, debt, transport, funding, alcohol misuse, drug misuse, family issues, employment, training and relationships.
thirskclock.com

The Clock – Adult Support
Independent Living Project. Adult support offering advice on careers, housing, education, finance, debt, transport, funding, employment and training.
thirskclock.com

North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC)
Out of Hours Social Care. Urgent emergency team, urgent advice and assessment of adults, young people and children by telephone.
www.northyorks.gov.uk

Women’s Refuge
Support and advice for women seeking refuge from domestic abuse.
www.broadacres.org.uk

 

EMERGENCY SERVICES

North Yorkshire Police non-emergency: Dial 101

Dial 999 for the emergency services if:

  • violence is being used or threatened;
  • there is danger to life;
  • a crime is in progress or offenders carrying out a crime have recently been disturbed; or
  • there has been a road accident where people are injured, or there has been an accident that has affected traffic.