Shiney Row Advice and Resource Project (ShARP)
17 Beatrice Terrace
Houghton le Spring
Public phone: 0191 3856687
Website URL: http://www.shineyadvice.org.uk
Service offered: Advice Centre based in the Coalfields area serving communities of Sunderland. Qualified Advice Workers provide advice on benefit entitlement, consumer issues, employment rights, energy advice, money and debt. In our Community Hub we offer training, education, community development and campaigning around issues of local concern. We also have a community shop, volunteering activities and an Electronic Village Hall providing free access to the internet and computers for job search, CVs, benefit claims etc.
Target group: The local community.
Area served: Coalfield, Washington and East areas in Sunderland.
How to contact: Phone (0191 3856687) / Email. Open Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm
Monday: 9am - 4.30pm
Tuesday: 9am - 4.30pm
Wednesday: 9am - 4.30pm
Thursday: 9am - 4.30pm
Friday: 9am - 4.30pm
Weekends: Check website
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Accessible for wheelchair users. Lift. Information available in Braille and in large print. Access to BSL signers.
Languages other than English: Available If required
Charity number: 1065786
Year established: 1982
Staffing: 1 full time,11 part time + 25 volunteers.
Public transport: Buses 78, 78a, M1, X1, X3.
Record last checked: 16 December 2020