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Bestwood Advice Centre

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Bestwood Advice Centre
21 Gainsford Crescent
Bestwood Estate

Public phone: 0115 962 6519


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: Advice and information for the local community on a range of social welfare and debt issues. Casework in debt and welfare benefits. Representation at tribunals.

Target group: The local community in North Nottingham and other residents of the city.

Area served: Bestwood and Basford primarily

How to contact: Drop-in, phone (0115 962 6519) , write or email


Monday: 9.30am to 1pm reception and follow-on appointments at the main office. 2 – 4 pm drop-in session at Basford Library, Vernon Road.

Tuesday: 9.30 to 12.30 drop-in session for new clients. 1.30 to 3.30 reception and follow-on appointments

Wednesday: 9.30 to 12.30 drop-in session for new clients. 1.30 to 3.30 reception and appointments to 7pm

Thursday: 9.30 to 3.30 reception and follow- on appointments at the main office. 9.30 to 3.30 outreach advice session at Southglade Access Centre for people with children or access needs.

Friday: Closed

Weekends: Closed

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm


Wheelchair access: Yes - limited

Accessible toilets: No

Access notes: Level entrance. Ground floor interview room. Home visits for people unable to attend the office. Appointments can be made to see an advisor on Thursdays at the more accessible Southglade Access Centre.

Other information

Languages other than English: No

Charity number: 1141411

Year established: 1986

Staffing: 1 part time receptionist / admin worker and 3 part time advisors, plus volunteers

Public transport: Buses 15, 16.

Record last checked: 16 July 2018


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