Find Support and Advice

Below are details of organisations that can help you with a range of things from education, employment advice through to volunteering and help with claiming benefits and your consumer rights. If you need help, advice or just information one of the organisations listed below should be able to offer you the advice, information or help you need.

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Barnsley Citizens Advice Bureau

Shambles Street
South Yorkshire
S70 2SQ

Online at: or Tel: 0344 111444

Provides impartial advice on a wide range of things including:- debt, housing, benefits, employment and consumer.

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Barnsley Welfare Rights

Welfare Rights: 01226 775577
Mon, Tue,Thurs 10.00am to 5.00pm
Wed, Fri 10.00am to 4.30pm

Helping Residents in Barnsley with all aspects of claiming benefits and tax credits.

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Barnsley JobCentre Plus

Cooper House
59 Peel Street
South Yorkshire
S70 2RL

Telephone: 0845 604 3719

Your local jobcentre can administer claims:- Jobseeker's Allowance, Incapacity Benefit, Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) and Income Support.

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Volunteer With

Link to Forge Community Partnership website.

Base in the Hoyland Common Community Centre the Forge brings together people involved in a wide range of local community groups who want to work together to achieve more than they can do separately.

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Based in the Hoyland Centre their role is to support residents, community groups and Councillors to work together to improve communities and the quality of life for people who live here.

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Based at Prior Campus Barnsley CVS (formally Voluntary Action Barnsley) are there to help individuals into volunteering and organisations with support.