The MCF office will be closed from 5pm  on Monday 23 December until Thursday 2 January.

If you are in need of support, you can leave a voicemail or email us (help@mcf.org.uk), and someone will contact you when the office reopens in January.

For those who are in need of urgent help, the following organisations may be able to offer assistance:

Samaritans

Offers support for anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope, or at risk of suicide >>

Telephone: 116 123

Shelter

Provides free, professional and independent advice to homeless and badly housed people >>

Telephone: 0808 800 4444 (housing advice helpline)

PALS

NHS Patient Advice and Liaison Service >> 

AgeUK

Offers advice for the elderly, including loneliness and befriending services >>

0800 169 2081

Citizen’s Advice

Offers advice on a wide range of issues including benefits, housing, health, work and debt >>

Gov.uk

Advice on Statutory Support >>

Law Works

Offers free legal consultations >>

StepChange

The leading national debt charity, can offer advice and guidance on debt management >>

0800 138 1111

Turn2Us

Helping people access the money available to them through welfare benefits and charitable grants >>

0808 802 2000