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Southend's Children and Families Information PointSHIP Adults
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From help with managing your money, accessing benefits and free childcare to coping with debt, there are services in Southend on Sea which can provide you with advice and assistance.

In this section you will also find details of national organisations that are able to provide advice and support on:


Useful Information

  • Financial Help for Children with Disabilities

    If your child has a disability or serious illness you can apply for extra financial help to assist with meeting their needs. Disability Living Allowance (DLA) is the main Government benefit for children under 16 who have a disability or serious illness.  You don't have to…