Advice on rent or mortgage repayments
If you are a council tenant struggling to keep up with payments or have fallen behind, contact the customer services team and ask to speak to an income management officer on 0300 300 8302 or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apply for Local Welfare Provision.
Apply for Discretionary Housing Payments.
Your housing association can help
If you are a housing association tenant and have fallen into financial difficulty, contact them with the following details:
Aragon Housing Association
Please see Grand Union Housing Group.
Aldwyck Housing Group
Unit 6 / Porz Avenue
Houghton Hall Park
Telephone: 0300 500 6262
Aldwyck’s Housing Debt Advice team offers support, including maximising income and helping with benefits (including change of circumstances), making referrals and signposting for independent housing and debt advice, drafting financial statements and giving basic budgeting advice.
Bedfordshire Pilgrims Housing Association (bpha)
Telephone: 0330 100 0272
Bpha can offer advice and assistance across a range of areas, including money advice, cost-effective insurance, community development activities and payment of rent.
Paradigm Housing Group
1 Glory Park Avenue
Paradigm can signpost you to lots of advice and support from benefit information to debt advice and money management.
Grand Union Housing Group (formerly Aragon Housing Association)
Telephone: 0300 123 5544
Grand Union Housing Group's Benefits and Money Advice team can conduct home visits and assist with making and managing claims for benefits (including appeals), as well as helping to set up affordable debt repayment plans with creditors.
851 Silbury Boulevard
Central Milton Keynes
Guinness Trust provides advice and support from available benefits to helping you to make your money stretch further or advising you on training opportunities.
Stonewater (formerly Jephson)
5 Mill Square
South Milton Keynes
Stonewater provides online resources to help customers manage their money, including accessing advice on budgeting, benefits, paying bills and staying out of debt.