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Organisation Type of Help Area Address Postcode Telephone Website Information
One Vision Housing Type of Help Food Money Area Lancashire Liverpool North Sefton South Sefton Wirral 0300 365 1111 http://ovh.org.uk Call 0300 365 1111 or email enquiries@ovh.org.uk For a referral to a Foodbank for emergency food please call us.
DISC – Floating Housing Related Support Type of Help Money Area North Sefton South Sefton Royal Terrace-5 Royal Terrace, Southport, PR8 1QW North Sefton 01704 567165 http://www.disc-vol.org.uk/projects/sefton-floating-support/ For existing customers or anyone who needs help to maintain tenancies to live independently and as valued members of the community.
Light for Life Type of Help Money Area North Sefton The Housing Centre, 68 Eastbank, Southport PR8 1ES 01704 501256 http://www.lightforlife.org.uk/housing-advice.html Drop in for advice: Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm Friday 10am - 3pm
Brighter Living Partnership Type of Help Health and Wellbeing Area North Sefton Norwood Road, Southport, Merseyside PR8 6HQ 01704 517810 / 07712443735 http://www.brighterliving.org.uk Call for information about access
Lakeside Christian Centre (Southport Foodbank) Type of Help Food Money Area North Sefton Fairway, Southport PR9 0LA 01704 544419 https://southport.foodbank.org.uk/get-help/southport-community-money-advice/ Foodbank: Monday, 1pm - 3.30pm & Friday, 1pm - 4pm Debt Advice: contact Colin Avery on 01704 544419 or email SCMA@lakesidecc.org.uk
Grace Baptist Church Type of Help Food Area North Sefton Princes Street, Southport PR8 1EG 01704 544419 https://southport.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Tuesday 1pm - 3.30pm (contact referring agency)
Southport Community Centre Type of Help Food Area North Sefton Norwood Road, Southport PR8 6HQ 01704 544419 https://southport.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Wednesday 11am - 2pm (contact referring agency)
Scarisbrick New Road Baptist Church Type of Help Food Area North Sefton Scarisbrick New Road, Southport PR8 6PU 01704 544419 https://southport.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Wednesday 3.30pm - 6.30pm (contact referring agency)
Ainsdale Methodist Church Type of Help Food Area North Sefton Liverpool Road, Ainsdale, Southport PR8 3NQ 01704 544419 https://southport.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Thursday 1.30pm - 3.30pm (contact referring agency)
Holy Trinity, Formby Type of Help Food Area North Sefton Rosemary Lane, Formby L37 3HA 01704 544419 https://southport.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Friday 1pm - 4pm (contact referring agency)
Waterloo Town Hall Type of Help Food Area South Sefton Great Georges Road (access from Town Hall car park) L22 3RB 0151 933 1300 https://southsefton.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Monday, Thursday, Friday 1pm - 3pm (contact referring agency)
Caradoc Mission Type of Help Food Area South Sefton 165 Seaforth Road, Bootle L21 4LB 0151 933 1300 https://southsefton.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Tuesday 11am - 2pm (contact referring agency)
Litherland Youth & Community Centre (Boysie) Type of Help Food Area South Sefton 41 Sefton Road, Litherland L21 9HD 0151 933 1300 https://southsefton.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Wednesday 11am - 2pm (contact referring agency)
Maghull Methodist Church Type of Help Food Area South Sefton Liverpool Road North L31 2HP 0151 933 1300 https://southsefton.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Tuesday 10am - 12pm (contact referring agency)
St Oswald’s Church Centre Type of Help Food Area South Sefton Ronald Ross Avenue, Netherton L30 5RD 0151 933 1300 https://southsefton.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Thursday 11am - 2pm (contact referring agency)
St Leonard’s Youth & Community Centre (South Sefton Foodbank) Type of Help Food Health and Wellbeing Area South Sefton 60 Peel Road, Bootle L20 4RW 0151 933 1300 https://southsefton.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Friday 10.30am - 2.30pm (contact referring agency)
Linacre Mission Type of Help Food Area South Sefton 123-129 Linacre Road, Litherland L21 8NS 0151 933 1300 https://southsefton.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Friday 11am - 2pm (contact referring agency)
Frontline Centre Type of Help Food Area Liverpool 147 Lawrence Road, Liverpool L15 3HA 0151 733 3373 https://centralliverpool.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1pm - 3pm (contact referring agency)
Kensington Fairfield Centre Type of Help Food Area Liverpool Sheil Road L6 3AA https://centralliverpool.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Wednesday and Saturday 10am - 12pm (contact referring agency)
Deeper Life Bible Church Type of Help Food Area Liverpool Solway St East L8 0QL https://centralliverpool.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Thursday 2pm - 4pm and Saturday 12pm - 2pm (contact referring agency)
St Gabriel’s Church Type of Help Food Area Liverpool Yates St, Toxteth L8 6RD https://centralliverpool.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Tuesday and Thursday 1pm - 3pm, (contact referring agency)
St Andrew’s Church Type of Help Food Area Liverpool St Andrew's Church, Adshead Road, Liverpool L13 0AL 0151 226 3406 https://northliverpool.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Friday 10.30am - 12.30pm (contact referring agency)
St Paul’s Church Fazakerly (North Liverpool Foodbank) Type of Help Food Area Liverpool Formosa Drive, Liverpool L10 7LB 0151 226 3406 https://northliverpool.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Friday, 12pm - 1.30pm (contact referring agency)
Christians Against Poverty (Ainsdale) Type of Help Employment Area North Sefton St John's Anglican Church, 708 Liverpool Road, Ainsdale, Southport  PR8 3QE 0800 328 0006 https://capuk.org/i-want-help CAP Job Club: Email carolrichardson@capjobclubs.org or call for appointment
Christians Against Poverty (Leyland Road, Southport) Type of Help Employment Area North Sefton Leyland Road Methodist Church, Leyland Road, Southport PR9 9JQ 0800 328 0006 https://capuk.org/i-want-help CAP Job Club: Email steveevans@capjobclubs.org or call for appointment
Christians Against Poverty (Liverpool Road, Southport) Type of Help Health and Wellbeing Money Area North Sefton Liverpool Road Methodist Church, Liverpool Road, Southport PR8 4PD 0800 328 0006 https://capuk.org/i-want-help CAP Life Skills: Email sallyeyes@caplifeskills.org or call for appointment
Christians Against Poverty (Bootle) Type of Help Money Area South Sefton Northfield Community Church, Northfield Rd, Bootle L20 0AF 0800 328 0006 https://capuk.org/i-want-help CAP Debt Centre: Call to book an appointment
Citizens Advice (Anfield) Type of Help Money Area Liverpool 36-38 Breckfield Road North, Liverpool L5 4NH 0151 285 1080 https://www.citizensadviceliverpool.org.uk/contact Call for advice and appointment and drop in times
Citizens Advice (Belle Vale) Type of Help Money Area Liverpool Belle Vale District Centre, Old Liverpool One Stop Shop, Childwall Valley Road, Liverpool L25 2RJ 0151 329 0787 https://www.wavertreeandnetherleycab.com/ Call for advice and appointment and drop in times
Citizens Advice (Toxteth) Type of Help Money Area Liverpool Toxteth Town Hall, 15 High Park Street, Toxteth, Liverpool L8 8DX 0151 726 8290 http://www.southliverpoolcab.org.uk/ Call for advice and appointment and drop in times
Citizens Advice (Birkenhead) Type of Help Money Area Wirral Wirral Point, 132 Claughton Road, Birkenhead CH41 6EY 0300 3300 111 https://citizensadvicewirral.org.uk/ Call for advice and appointment times
Jubilee Debt Advice Type of Help Money Area North Sefton South Sefton Changing Lives, 101-105a Cherryfield Drive, Kirkby L32 8SA 0151 482 6089 https://www.big-help.info/how-we-can-help Call or email jda@big-help.info to make an appointment. Drop in service: Friday, 10am - 2pm
Emmaus Merseyside Type of Help Furniture Area North Sefton South Sefton 38 Sandy Rd, Waterloo, Seaforth, Liverpool L21 3TW  0151 928 1588 https://www.emmaus.org.uk/merseyside/our_shops_and_services/1386_sandy_road_shop_-_emmaus_merseyside Monday - Saturday, 9am - 5pm & Sunday, 10am - 4pm Charity superstore in Sefton sells items such as furniture, tables, chairs, sofas, beds and antique furniture as well as washing machines, dishwashers and other white goods.
The Big Help Community Shop (Bootle) Type of Help Furniture Area North Sefton 40 Carr Meadow Hey, Bootle L30 2NZ 0151 352 6931 https://www.big-help.info/the-community-shop-carr-meadow-hey Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 5pm
Sefton Council – Emergency Limited Assistance Scheme Type of Help Food Furniture Money Area North Sefton 324 Stanley Road, Bootle L20 3ET 0345 140 0845 https://forms.sefton.gov.uk/elas/ Apply online or go to a Sefton Council One Stop Shop and apply online there.
Sefton Council – Emergency Limited Assistance Scheme Type of Help Food Furniture Money Area South Sefton Cambridge Arcade, Southport PR8 1DA 0345 140 0845 https://forms.sefton.gov.uk/elas/ Apply online or go to a Sefton Council One Stop Shop and apply online there
OVH Home Starter Fund Type of Help Furniture Area North Sefton South Sefton Atlantic House, Dunnings Bridge Road, Bootle L30 4TH 0300 365 1111 http://ovh.org.uk/homes/home-starter-fund/ Apply online or get in touch with you Neighbourhood Services Officer.
Salvation Army (Bootle) Type of Help Employment Health and Wellbeing Area South Sefton 381 Stanley Road, Bootle L20 3EF 0151 933 0670 https://www.salvationarmy.org.uk/bootle See website for opening times and activities
Salvation Army (Southport) Type of Help Health and Wellbeing Area North Sefton 65 Shakespeare Street, Southport PR8 5AJ 01704 547805 https://www.salvationarmy.org.uk/southport See website for opening times and activites
Sefton O.P.E.R.A. Type of Help Health and Wellbeing Area South Sefton St. Matthews Community 200, 410 Stanley Road, Bootle L20 5AE 0151 330 0479 http://www.sefton-opera.org.uk/index_files/Page2456.htm Delivers complimentary therapies to enhance the well-being of the older person. Email: admin@seftonopera.co.uk
Antrek (Bootle) Type of Help Employment Area North Sefton South Sefton The Investment Centre, 375 Stanley Road, Bootle L20 3EF 0333 023 7450 http://www.antreclimited.com/ovh-tenants/ Offers work ready training to OVH customers that provide skills needed to gain employment or upskill individuals who are currently employed.
Antrek (Liverpool) Type of Help Employment Area Liverpool Kings Mill Dock, Unit 2, 34 Tabley Street, Liverpool L1 8DB 0333 023 7450 http://www.antreclimited.com/ovh-tenants/ Offers work ready training to OVH customers that provide skills needed to gain employment or upskill individuals who are currently employed.
Job Centre Plus (Bootle) Type of Help Employment Get online Area South Sefton Bootle Park House, 218 Stanley Rd, Bootle L20 3PN 0800 169 0190 https://jobsearch.direct.gov.uk/register.aspx?redirect=http%3a%2f%2fjobsearch.direct.gov.uk%2fhome.aspx Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
Job Centre Plus (Southport) Type of Help Employment Get online Area North Sefton Eastbank House, Eastbank St, Southport PR8 1HE 0800 169 0190 https://jobsearch.direct.gov.uk/register.aspx?redirect=http%3a%2f%2fjobsearch.direct.gov.uk%2fhome.aspx Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
Job Centre Plus (Crosby) Type of Help Employment Get online Area South Sefton 29 Hougoumont Avenue, Waterloo, Liverpool L22 0PB 0800 169 0190 https://jobsearch.direct.gov.uk/register.aspx?redirect=http%3a%2f%2fjobsearch.direct.gov.uk%2fhome.aspx Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
One Vision Housing (Boaler Street) Type of Help Food Money Area Liverpool 212h Boaler Street, Liverpool L6 6AE 0300 365 1111 http://ovh.org.uk Open Monday - Friday, 10am - 3pm
Next Steps Type of Help Employment Area Liverpool North Sefton South Sefton 0151 482 6089 https://www.big-help.info/next-steps Receive 1:1 support and guidance from a caseworker to address all the barriers that prevent you getting into work. You can get referred by One Vision Housing or refer yourself by calling them or via https://www.big-help.info/forms/next-steps
The Big Help Community Shop (Wavertree) Type of Help Furniture Area Liverpool 107 Picton Road, Liverpool L15 4LL 0151 352 0852 https://www.big-help.info/the-community-shop-picton Monday - Saturday, 9.30am - 5pm
L30 Community Centre (South Sefton Foodbank) Type of Help Food Area South Sefton 4 Stoneyfield, Netherton, Bootle L30 0QS 0151 933 1300 https://southsefton.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Monday, 11am - 2pm
Sefton@Work (Bootle) Type of Help Employment Get online Area South Sefton 286 – 288 Stanley Road, Bootle L20 3ER 0151 934 2610 http://www.seftonatwork.net/about-us/job-seekers/ Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9.15am - 4.30pm. Tuesday, 10.30am - 4.30pm. Friday 9.15am - 4pm
The Soup Kitchen (Southport) Type of Help Food Area South Sefton 75 London Street, Southport PR9 0TX 01704 873 284 Their aim is to alleviate poverty and distress amongst the needy, rough sleepers and homeless by providing hot nutritious meals with vegetables, fresh fruit, puddings & hot drinks.
Bootle Library Type of Help Get online Area South Sefton 220 Stanley Road, Bootle L20 3EN 0151 934 5781 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/schools-learning/libraries/your-local-library/bootle-library.aspx Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm & Saturday 10am - 1pm
Crosby Library Type of Help Get online Area South Sefton Crosby Road North, Waterloo, L22 0LQ L22 0LQ 0151 257 6400 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/schools-learning/libraries/your-local-library/crosby-library.aspx Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm & Saturday 10am - 2pm
Formby Library Type of Help Get online Area North Sefton Duke Street, Formby L37 4AN 01704 874 177 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/schools-learning/libraries/your-local-library/formby-library.aspx Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm & Saturday 10am - 2pm
Meadows (Maghull) Library Type of Help Get online Area North Sefton Hall Lane, Maghull L31 7BB 0151 288 6727 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/schools-learning/libraries/your-local-library/meadows-(maghull)-library.aspx Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm & Saturday 10am - 2pm
Netherton Library Type of Help Get online Area South Sefton Netherton Activity Centre, Glovers Lane, Netherton L30 3TL 0151 525 0607 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/schools-learning/libraries/your-local-library/netherton-library.aspx Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm & Saturday 10am - 1pm
Southport Library Type of Help Get online Area North Sefton Lord Street, Southport PR8 1DJ 0151 934 2118 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/schools-learning/libraries/your-local-library/southport-library.aspx Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm & Saturday 10am - 2pm
One Vision Housing (Coral Drive) Type of Help Food Get online Area South Sefton Coral Drive, Bootle L20 3UG 0300 365 1111 http://ovh.org.uk Open Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
L30 Community Centre Type of Help Employment Get online Area South Sefton 4 Stonyfield, Bootle L30 0QS 0151 924 0122 http://www.l30communitycentre.co.uk/ Job Club (Sefton@Work): Monday & Wednesday - call Andrew on 0151 288 6008 to make an appointment.
Riverside – Job Club & Digital Hub Type of Help Employment Get online Area South Sefton St Leonards Community Centre, 60 Peel Road, Bootle L20 4RW 07814 669 465 https://www.riverside.org.uk/you-your-home/employment-training/community-job-clubs/ Wednesday 12pm - 3pm Email: natalie.daley@riverside.org.uk
Sefton Council – One Stop Shop Type of Help Get online Area South Sefton Sefton Council One Stop Shop, 324 Stanley Rd, Bootle L20 3ET 0345 140 0845 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/2088 Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm (Closed weekends and bank holidays)
Sefton Council – One Stop Shop Type of Help Get online Area North Sefton Sefton Council One Stop Shop, Cambridge Arcade, Southport PR9 1DA 0345 140 0845 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/2088 Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm (Closed weekends and bank holidays)
Neighbourhood Park Neighbourhood Centre Type of Help Get online Area South Sefton Netherton Park Neighbourhood Centre, Chester Avenue, Netherton L30 1QW 0151 285 5211 http://nethertonpark.org.uk/ Monday - Friday 9am - 9pm (CLOUD Mon 10am - 12pm) or call to check availability
Sefton@Work – Intensive Online Jobsearch Type of Help Employment Get online Area South Sefton The May Logan Centre, 294 Knowsley Road, Bootle L20 5DQ 0151 934 2610 http://www.seftonatwork.net/ Appointment-based Intensive Online Jobsearch Session: Thursday, 1pm - 4pm
Strand By Me Type of Help Get online Area South Sefton Strand By Me, 73 The Hexagon, Bootle, Liverpool L20 4SZ 0151 920 0726 https://seftoncvs.org.uk/projects/strandbyme/ Contact Strand By Me for more information.
Merseycare Liferooms Type of Help Get online Area South Sefton Merseycare Life Rooms, Evered Ave, Liverpool L9 2AF  0151 478 6556 http://www.liferooms.org/ Contact for opening hours
Merseycare Liferooms Type of Help Get online Area North Sefton Merseycare Life Rooms, 23-35 Scarisbrick Avenue, Southport PR8 1NW 01704 383 198 http://www.liferooms.org/ Contact for opening hours
St Leonard’s Youth & Community Centre Type of Help Get online Money Area South Sefton 60 Peel Road, Bootle L20 4RW 0151 933 1300 https://www.stleonardsyouthandcommunitycentre.com/home Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm. Debt Advice (with Lynn Elhen 07841 567165): Tuesday - Friday, 9.30am - 4.30pm. Email: stleonards60@yahoo.co.uk
Citizens Advice (Stanley Road, Bootle) Type of Help Money Area South Sefton 418 Stanley Road, Bootle L20 5AE 0151 282 5650  http://www.seftoncab.org.uk/our-services Call for appointment and drop in times
Citizens Advice (Goddard Hall, Bootle) Type of Help Money Area South Sefton Knowsley Road, Goddard Hall, Bootle L20 5DF 0151 288 5683 http://www.seftoncab.org.uk/our-services Call for appointment and drop in times. Money Advice Mondays, 9.30am - 4pm. Drop in service: Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 9.30am - 2pm 
Citizens Advice (Formby) Type of Help Money Area North Sefton 11B Duke St, Formby L37 4AN http://www.seftoncab.org.uk/our-services No longer offers a drop-in advice service. Pre-booked appointments for the completion of welfare benefits applications are held here.
Citizens Advice (Southport) Type of Help Money Area North Sefton Wright St, Southport PR9 0TH 01704 385627 http://www.seftoncab.org.uk/our-services Call for appointment and drop in times. Drop in service: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 9.30am - 2.30pm
Sefton Council – Welfare Benefit Team Type of Help Money Area North Sefton South Sefton 0151 934 3660 https://www.sefton.gov.uk/advice-benefits/benefit-advice/welfare-rights.aspx Telephone Advice Line Monday - Friday 10am - 12.30pm. Email: Welfarerights.Advice@sefton.gov.uk
Universal Credit Helpline Type of Help Money Area Lancashire Liverpool North Sefton South Sefton Wirral 0345 600 0723 Monday - Friday, 8am - 6pm Tel: 0345 600 0723 Text phone: 0345 600 0743
Sefton Carers Centre Type of Help Money Area North Sefton South Sefton 27-37 South Road, Waterloo L22 5PE 0151 288 6060 http://www.sefton-carers.org.uk/index.php/carers-service/welfare-benefits-advice Monday-Thursday, 10am - 4pm (closed 1pm - 2pm) & Friday 10am - 3.30pm (closed 1pm - 1.30pm)