Tablet Donation Helped David Reconnect During Lockdown

David now feels connected to the world around him once again after receiving a device from Good Things Foundation. David was not confident with technology, and only had access to a computer using the library or job centre, where he was able to receive support from...

Tablet Donation Helped Kelly Turn Her Life Around

Kelly had lost her job and was evicted from her home not long afterwards. She was forced to spend her time in and out of temporary accommodation and living on the streets. The longer she was out of work, the more hopeless she felt; her anxiety and depression worsened....

Stay Safe Online – Safer Internet Day 2021

Today is Safer Internet Day with The UK Safer Internet Centre. This year they’re focusing on exploring reliability in the online world. Building an internet, we trust, and separating fact from fiction, isn’t always easy with the amazing range and volume of information...

BBC Radio Interview on Universal Credit Cut

Did you hear? Our Moneywise Plus advisor Pam was on BBC Radio Leicester to talk about the £20 cut to universal credit and the impact this will have on individuals and families. If you missed it, you can listen to the replay here:...

Helping with financial difficulties

Struggling with his finances, afraid of getting into debt and unsure how to find work, Sebastian came to Moneywise Plus.Sebastian’s finances caused him stress. He was not aware whether he had funds to pay his bills and other necessities. He was reluctant to use any...

Social care jobs

Thinking about social care jobs in Leicestershire or Rutland? Wondering whether the work would suit you? Good news: you don’t always need qualifications or previous work experience to get a job in social care. What matters is that you are ready to do what’s...