If you want more information on how the coronavirus outbreak impacts your money, our financial inclusion team remains available to help on 0208 768 7925 or by email at Jherbert@hexagon.org.uk . The current circumstances mean that it might take a bit longer than usual to come back to you, but we are keen to assist in any way we can.
There are also a number of other organisations that may help, and links to a few of these are provided below (although this is not a definitive list). Please note that these are external sites, and Hexagon is therefore not responsible for their content. These are provided for information only, and do not constitute a recommendation to take any particular course of action
https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus – A link to the main government site about the virus, including financial measures
https://www.understandinguniversalcredit.gov.uk/coronavirus/ – Some information about changes to Universal Credit relating to coronavirus
http://policyinpractice.co.uk/your-income-and-coronavirus-covid-19/?utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Coronavirus%3A+we+can+help+you+support+vulnerable+people&utm_campaign=BAU-Webinar-DB-26Mar20-invite – This provides further information about financial options available to people impacted financially by coronavirus, and also a link to a basic version of the benefit calculator used by the team here at Hexagon
www.moneysavingexpert.co.uk – One of the UKs most popular money related websites, providing information on a wide variety of subjects
www.stepchange.org. – One of the largest free providers of telephone based debt advice in the UK
www.citizensadvice.org.uk – A source of free and impartial advice about a wide range of issues