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Christians Against Poverty

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Christians Against Poverty works through local centres throughout the UK offering advice, help and counselling to those who find themselves in severe personal debt. Cumbria’s debt centres are in Penrith, Kendal, Carlisle and Whitehaven.

The Carlisle centre offers a Job Club which gives practical support and helps equip people with practical tools they need to find work.   We also have a Release Group which offers help to people struggling with addictions/dependencies.


How to refer to this organisation

You can contact Christians Against Poverty by several methods:

Telephone: 01274 760720


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Christians Against Poverty - Barrow


Barrow-in-Furness Debt Centre

c/o Spring Mount Christian Fellowship



LA14 5LU

Telephone 0800 328 0006
Accessibility Meet in clients homes
Opening HoursAA Various


Christians Against Poverty is an award winning, national debt counselling charity offering free help and advice through a network of debt centres based in the local church. We currently have centres in Penrith, Kendal, Carlisle and Whitehaven too. CAP offers hope and a solution to people in debt through its top quality, in depth service, as well as financial education through the CAP money course. Call 0800 328 006 to book an appointment where you will be visited in your own home.


How do I refer to this organisation?

Referrals are made by ringing 0800 328 0006 and the client must be present to consent to information being given and appointment made.


Type of Advice

Debt and Money Advice


Membership of Professional Bodies

Authorised and regulated by the financial conduct authority Reg. 413528


Type of Organisation