Coronavirus financial support and advice

The information and advice on this page applies to anyone who is in need of financial help as a result of coronavirus.

The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP), the Council and a range of other organisations in Hackney are working hard to help people in the borough with financial difficulties at this time.

The help and support available to you depends on your circumstances.


What is your current situation?

Please click on the heading below that best describes your current situation.

Further information and advice

The government has created a coronavirus information hub with lots of helpful advice on all aspects of daily life that are being affected by the current pandemic. This includes advice on health and wellbeing, education and travel.

Money and debt advice

There’s a lot of help available, from rescheduling rent and mortgage payments to accessing training to improve your chances of getting a job. We have put together contact details for a range of help and advice on issues that might be affecting you. Money and debt advice.

Page updated on: 25 May 2022

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