Advice for people affected by child abuse.
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This advice applies to England:
Advice can vary depending on where you live.
Advice for other parts of the UK:
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You should immediately contact your nearest Citizens Advice if you've received court papers, are facing eviction or are expecting bailiffs.
You can use the free budget planner on the MoneyHelper website.
The planner will be most useful if you give accurate figures. You can use rough figures if you just want a general idea of your budget.
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Make sure you include all your expenses, for example money you spend on your partner or family.
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