Family debt advice sessions at Blend

Free advice for families with money problems is on offer with a series of drop-in sessions in Ripley.

The sessions will be held at The Blend Youth Project, Nottingham Road, between 12pm and 2pm on November 17, December 8, January 26, February 16, March 8 and March 29.

Release Financial Charitable Trust is an independent local charity that aims to assist people to improve their quality of life by helping them to manage their money through budgeting and support them if they are in debt.

Appointments can be made by contacting Release on 01773 306289 or 07805 795748 or 07932 088331. Families can contact Ripley Children’s Centre on 01629 533900 or email