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Helping Hand Tameside: a one-stop-shop directing you to local support services and organisations

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No one should struggle alone.

Find help local to you.

This webpage will help you find local support services to give you a helping hand with the cost of living, your mental health and wellbeing.
We can direct you to support services who can assist you in:
  • Taking control of your finances and finding out if you’re entitled to financial support
  • Improving your mental health and wellbeing
  • Assisting you with housing problems
  • Building your work skills and find routes into employment
  • Finding local food pantries and food banks

You can also find Government support with the rising cost of living on


Where can I find financial, wellbeing and benefit support in Tameside?

We all need a little support sometimes. We are here to lend a helping hand when you need it.
This webpage will sign post you to a wealth of information on local services who can support you and provide advice.
You can also contact Customer Services on 0161 342 8355 or use our web chat feature for further support.


Local Library Support

You can also pop into your local library for advice and help.
Our libraries can help you with council tax applications, housing benefit supporting documents, paying parking fines, Adult Services charges, waste services and other general service reports and queries.
Find your local library at 
For more information on library access and inclusion please visit
Find out more about other specific library services on

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