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Money Works

Managing your money can be challenging at the best of times, and it is much harder when you are not feeling well. Sometimes it feels easier to ignore the bills and concentrate on just getting through the day. It can also be tempting to buy things you can’t afford to help yourself feel better. This temporary solution can lead to feeling worse as the debts start to mount and you struggle to afford basic essentials.

Money problems can affect everything in your life.  It can cause relationship issues, sleepless nights, anxiety, depression and low self-esteem. These in turn can affect your social life, cause you to become withdrawn, isolated and you can find yourself in a vicious circle with nowhere to turn and no idea where to start.

If this sounds like you, then we are glad you found us! We are here to help you manage your money better and plan for those times when you are not able to.

Money Works is a new money management programme in Ashford from Live Well Kent and West Kent Mind. It’s for anyone in the Ashford area who needs help managing their money. This will be tailored to the individual persons’ needs for things like debt advice, rent arrears, understanding your bills and bank statements, help with benefit applications/universal credits or any other money related problem.

The programme offers a weekly telephone service only delivered by trained experts.

To make a referral to this service please complete the form below.

Community Wellbeing referral form



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