Want to advertise on this website? Create your advert now.

National Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux offers these useful fact sheets, covering issues such as employment, housing and taxation
See where your nearest CAB is. National Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux site. Free advice on all subjects. Click on to get advice on several social policy areas.
Local Consumer organisations with contact details and location maps.
Ashford Counselling Service

Paul Bower Centre, 123 Church Rd, Willesborough, Ashford TN24 0JQ, UK – 01233 610083

Somewhere to go when you have a problem you wish to resolve for yourself. Very helpful counsellors from all walks of life. Trained in a variety of techniques. Very understanding and supportive.

I have recently been in a very challenging part of life. Many negative things have affected my ability to see the future positively. With the help of Jo I have been able to have a few months of weekly counselling to help me think differently about the party of my life which is yet to come. I feel like I could be myself. I found the whole experience positive, accepting and safe. Would recommend definitily

Honeysett Counselling

The riverside centre, Ashford TN23 4YN, UK – 07889 026560

Really accessible service, friendly and professional. Perfect.

CBT & Counselling Kent

1 Elwick Rd, Ashford TN23 1PD, UK – 01233 714059

Sian jones Counselling team is best for the depression counselling in Ashford, Kent.Thanks for their efforts.

The National Careers Service is a Government run service and so totally neutral. It has recently be redesigned and so well worth a look. They cover:
  • CVs
  • Skills health check reports
  • action plans
  • course searches
Job profiles - Find out what a job involves and if it's right for you.

Skills health check - to find out what kind of jobs could suit you.

Find a course - Find a courses and learning providers

Help you to get a job
  • Get advice on the different stages of a job hunt
  • How to improve your interview technique
  • Write an effective CV.
They can even help you to search for your first job, get back into work or change career direction.
Click for more careers information. This takes you to our whole careers section where you can actually get a job and put your CV online.
Find your nearest Jobcentre plus loads of other stuff. Boring but it is all there!
Local disability and special needs services with contact details and location maps.
Disabled Person's Tax Credit
Telephone helpline 0845 605 5858
Textphone 0845 608 8844 or click the Disability Rights link below
Child Maintenance Service (The Child Support Agency is part of the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission. Its role is to make sure that parents who live apart from their children contribute financially to their upkeep by paying child maintenance.
You may not always have family service nearby but these are your nearest sexual health and family planning centres serving Kingsnorth
National Council for One Parent Families in England and Wales
Support for one parent families in Scotland. Runs the National Lone Parent Helpline for advice and help. Freephone 0808 801 0323
Local social services and Welfare Organisations serving the area around Kingsnorth and Kent
HMRC Website - another 'snappy' government site with everything there if you can keep at it!