DaCE Helpline: 07768 997437
Support with money, debt or consumer issues
Eden Citizens advice provides free, confidential, impartial and independent advice and information. The charity has offices in Penrith and Alston.
Mental health support
Mindline Cumbria provides support, information and guidance for people who are facing mental health issues or caring for those who might be in difficulties across Cumbria. Tel: 0300 561 0000
Monday – Friday 12 noon – 11pm Weekends and Bank Holidays 5pm – 11pm.
Text service: Text ‘Mind’ to 81066 followed by your question. Webchat and email support via their website www.mindlinecumbria.org
Upper Eden Foodbank
Eden Foodbank The Upper Eden Foodbank has been running since 2013. It has representatives from both Methodists and Anglican churches on the Management Committee. The foodbank supplies food parcels to individuals and families within the Kirkby Stephen, Appleby, Tebay and Shap areas, who find themselves in need of a little help.
Tel: 07596 690902