QUOTE OF THE DAY:

SAFE Project:

Sunderland ACES project was established in 2013 with support from BIG Lottery Advice Services Transition Fund. The Partnership remained in operation post lottery funding Sunderland ACES have now secured further funding to develop, coordinate and deliver the SAFE Project. Funding is from BIG Lottery Help Through Crisis Programme to provide advice, advocacy and support to people in or facing hardship crisis in Sunderland.

Partners include: FISCUSAGE UK, Citizens Advice Sunderland, Gentoo, ShARP, SNCBC, and Washington Mind


SORT YOUR DOSH (SYD):

Working in partnership with Livin based in County Durham, Sort Your Dosh project supports tenants of Livin in respect of debt/benefits advice.


HEALTH AND WEALTH MONEY MAGIC WORK SHOPS:

Want to make your money go further? Want hints and tips on how to save? Come along to our money magic workshops, to book a place please use the contact page to register your interest.


ESSENCE PROJECT

FISCUS works with the Essence Project giving benefit checks to all and assisting with form completion for any one suffering with Alzheimer's or Dementia.


​​FINCAN TRAIN THE TRAINER PROJECT

FISCUS delivered Money Mentoring Training program to several organisations in the North East that directly worked with customers. Helping to manage their money well and learnt more about where to signpost people for support.  This course was designed to introduce learners to issues around money in order to help them support others.​​

FISCUS also offers various training courses in respect of Benefits and Debt advice, bespoke to the needs of the staff, please use our contact page to register your interest




OUR PROJECTS

Cestria Money Works Team

FISCUS has been working with Cestria Tenants since 2011, we offer debt and benefits advice to any Cestria tenant struggling with money or benefits issues, interviews are delivered in your home or at the Hub, 166 Front Street, Chester le Street (opposite Argos) on a personal level and full one to one support is offered until all your issues are resolved or you feel confident to deal with your issues on your own.  We also offer a drop in service each Tuesday from 1:30 to 4pm (please note this is a first come first serve basis). Contact the Cestria Financial Inclusion team direct on 0191 385 1900 to book an appointment with our adviser.