Are you in Crisis or need Urgent Help? Do you live in Sunderland? 

Our SAFE Project works with 5 Advice Services in Sunderland, WE have 2 SAFE Crisis Advice staff to support you. TEXT your name to 07983 355 212 for a call back.


Got a few hours to spare?  Interested in community volunteering?  

We have bespoke training sessions for our volunteers. Come along and meet new people, learn new skills, have fun!  Call us to talk about volunteering with FISCUS.  We have volunteer opportunities in the following areas: Charity Shop, Sewing Bee, Cooking and Baking, Upcycling, Advice Work.

Call Alison on 0191 447 0920 to book your place, as these will go fast!

​​FISCUS is a registered charity (charity number: 1151656) in Sunderland which provides Advice, Crisis Support and Community Services in Sunderland and the wider North East. 

FISCUS is based in Hendon, Sunderland. tel: 0191 447 0920

Looking for Work........we'll tell you how BETTER-OFF you CAN be!

If you are returning to work or going self employed We can give you "better off" in work calculations.


Swamped in Debt?Struggling to pay those essential payments? Stuck paying high interest and charges? We can help!

​Check out our Debt Advice  page.

Benefits Advice...........let us help! Ask us for a Money MOT!

We complete a full benefits check, help with application form completion and speak to the DWP/HMRC (tax credits office)/your local authority on your behalf to resolve any issues.