Other sources of help

StepChange Debt Charity
StepChange is the UK’s leading debt advice charity, helping nearly 600,000 people a year. Their website hosts a wealth of information to help people tackle their debts, manage their finances and understand what debt solutions are available.

Citizens Advice

The Society of Authors
The Society of Authors is one of the few bodies to provide grants to writers for works in progress, awarding a total of £230,000 each year. The Authors’ Foundation and K Blundell Trust make grants twice yearly to writers whose projects are for a British publisher. The grants assist with research costs or give authors valuable time to complete work. The annual deadlines are April 30 and September 30.

The Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society

Public Lending Right

The Royal Society of Literature