The Debt Respite Scheme (Breathing Space) is in place from 4th May 2021, which may give someone in problem debt the right to legal protection from their creditors – through either a standard or a mental health crisis breathing space. For further information please see the Breathing Space information on Gov.uk- Opens in a new window.
Budgeting, money, benefits and debt advice
Are you worried about debt? Debt and money problems are a common concern for many people from all walks of life.
If you’re on a low income or struggling to manage your finances, you might need budgeting advice to help work out how to make your money go further.
If you live in Lincolnshire and would like free budgeting advice use links below to find an organisation who can help you, these organisations can also assist with debt advice.
There is a shared service delivering all Revenues and Benefits functions for City of Lincoln Council and North Kesteven District Council. The links below may take you to the City of Lincoln Council's website for further information on Money Advice Services.