Advocacy Notts Housing Advice 293 Notts Housing Advice provides free and confidential housing and housing related debt advice and advocacy. &nbsp;Highly trained and experienced specialist advisers are able to help people with housing and housing debt problems. They also provide training and consultancy to other organisations.<strong><br /><br /><br />Description of service and support<br /></strong>The service can help with: mortgage arrears including possession action; rent arrears including possession action; housing benefit; harassment/unlawful eviction; disrepair; domestic violence; unsuitable accommodation; homelessness; finding accommodation; bonds/deposits; any other housing issue.<br /><br /> Depending on the problem highly trained and experienced advisers can:<br /><br /> Advise on legal rights;<br /><br /> Provide information so clients can help themselves;<br /><br /> Help clients to negotiate with your lenders or landlord;<br /><br /> Help clients to prepare budgets;<br /><br /> Represent clients in court;<br /><br /> Refer clients to other agencies if required (ie solicitors, support services);<br /><br /> We provide an empowerment packs for those clients who prefer to help themselves.&nbsp; The packs provide information on the legal position and how to proceed.<br /><br /> The service advised to LSC specialist quality mark standards, and is audited by national Shelter bi-annually.<br /><br /><br /><br /><strong>Service Opening Hours</strong><br /><br /> <table style="width: 553px; height: 118px;"> <tbody> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09.30-17.00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09.30-17.00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;10.00-12.00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09.30-17.00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09.30-17.00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <br /><strong>Office Opening Hours</strong><br /><br /> <table style="width: 552px; height: 29px;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09.30-17.00 &nbsp;&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09.30-17.00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;10.00-12.00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09.30-17.00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09.30-17.00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Refugee Futures - Tuntum Housing 272 <p>Refugee Futures is an accommodation seeking, housing advice and tenancy support service for refugees in Nottingham city<br /><br /><strong>Description of service and support<br /></strong></p> <p>Support is available for a 8 week period and includes accommodation seeking, tenancy sustainment, accessing benefits, furnishing home, signposting for health, ESOL, careers advice, local services and social inclusion. &nbsp;The service is free to clients and there are three members of staff.<br /><br /></p> <p><strong>Service Opening Hours</strong></p> <table style="width: 553px; height: 118px;"> <tbody> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.30&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.30&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.30&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.30&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.00&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><br /><strong>Office Opening Hours</strong></p> <table style="width: 552px; height: 29px;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.30&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.30&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.30&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.30&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00-17.00&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Housing Crisis Service - Framework HA 271 <p>Immediate support and advice to people aged 16 and over in Nottingham City to reduce the risk of potential homelessness<br /><br /><strong>Description of service and support<br /><br /></strong>This is a free service offering advice and support to try and prevent homelessness in the following areas:<br /><br />- Possession proceedings and eviction<br />- Problems with benefits<br />- Housing related debt<br />- Homelessness issues<br />- Advice and assistance to help find accommodation<br /><br />This can be as one-off advice or up to four weeks of support.<br /><br /><strong>Service Opening Hours</strong></p> <table style="width: 553px; height: 118px;"> <tbody> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:15 - 12:30 Drop-in session</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;13:30 - 16:30&nbsp;Drop-in session</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:15 - 12:30&nbsp;Drop-in session</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;13:30 - 18:30&nbsp;Drop-in session</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:15 - 12:30&nbsp;Drop-in session</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Appointments can be made outside these times.<br /><br /><strong>Office Opening Hours</strong></p> <table style="width: 552px; height: 29px;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00 - 17.00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00 - 17.00&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00 - 17.00&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">09.00 - 16.30</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <br />Closed for lunch 13:00 to 13:30<br /><br data-mce-bogus="1" /> Into the Mainstream - Nottingham & Nottinghamshire Refugee Forum 43 <p>Into the Mainstream addresses barriers to healthcare for refugees and asylum seekers. In particular we support registration with GP practices and other health services in Nottingham city. We also offer training on barriers to accessing healthcare for healthcare professionals and other agencies working with refugees and asylum seekers.<br /><br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br />Description of service and support</strong><br /><span>An initial appointment with project staff is arranged. Where there is no registration with a GP Into the Mainstream facilitate this including, if necessary, visiting a GP practice with the client. We also refer clients directly to some other services such as Health Visitors and Community Midwives.&nbsp; </span><span>Into the Mainstream also carry out training </span><span>on barriers to accessing healthcare for GP practices, other healthcare professionals and awareness training&nbsp;for other agencies working with refugees and asylum seekers </span><span>and promote health issues to refugee and asylum seeking communities. They also signpost, where appropriate, to other specialised services at Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Refugee Forum.&nbsp; The service is free and there are 2 members of staff.<br /></span><br /><strong>Service Opening Hours</strong><br /><br /></p> <table style="width: 553px; height: 118px;"> <tbody> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;10:00 - 16:00&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;10:00 - 16:00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;10:00 - 16:00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;10:00 - 16:00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><br /><strong>Office Opening Hours</strong><br /><br /></p> <table style="width: 552px; height: 29px;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> AWAAZ “Voice” Asian Mental Health Resource Unit 62 <p>AWAAZ delivers a culturally specific mental health service providing: advocacy, one to one support, tenancy support, personal budgets and group therapy to the adult BME communities suffering from any form of mental health difficulties in Nottingham. The organisation is a key provider of support for people from the BMEcommunities and their carers, who are experiencing any form of mental health difficulties.</p> <br /><strong>Description of service and support</strong><br /><br />AWAAZ provides a direct service to the BMEcommunities in Nottingham for: individuals going through psychological/emotional distress; individuals already in contact with the psychiatric services; the family/carers of those who are experiencing any form of mental health difficulties/concerns; individuals in the community who are isolated, individuals who need tenancy support and individuals with personal budgets.&nbsp; AWAAZ has a resource library and provides advice, support and information. It provides a confidential service in English, Punjabi, Mirpuri, Urdu and Hindi.<br /><br />AWAAZ is also funded for a 12 month project with Time to Change named 'Shared Voices' to reduce stigma and discrimination around mental health. The project works towards the following three outcomes:<br /><br />1. Improve public attitudes and behaviours towards mental health issues which leads to more people (children, young people and adults) facing less discrimination in relation to their mental health.<br />2. Improve the confidence and ability of people (children, young people and adults) with mental health problems to take action to tackle stigma and discrimination.<br />3.&nbsp;Improve the confidence of people (children, young people and adults) with mental health problems to engage in and contribute to the life of their community<br /><strong>Service Opening Hours</strong><br /><br /> <table style="width: 553px; height: 118px;"> <tbody> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="border-color: #000000; border-width: 1px;"> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <br /><strong>Office Opening Hours</strong><br /><br /> <table style="width: 552px; height: 29px;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Monday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Tuesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Wednesday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Thursday&nbsp;</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Friday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;09:00 - 17:00</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Saturday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">Sunday</td> <td style="border: 1px solid #000000; background-color: #ffffff; width: 100px;" valign="top">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table>