Support over ChristmasCONTENT STARTS
It has been a pleasure working with many partner agencies, organisations, colleagues and customers to help many families benefit from our services this year.
The ComMutual team are looking forward to working on more initiatives to help support even more people in the coming year. Thank you for your continued support and we wish you a Happy Christmas.
Please note that the ComMutual office will be closed from 5pm on Friday 21st December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. If you’re in need of urgent help in the meantime, please refer to the information below collected from some of the Liverpool organisations who may be available over the festive period.
|Name||Contact Number||Date and Times|
|L6 Community Centre||0151 260 1297||
Mon 24th Dec 12:30pm - 2:30pm including Foodbank
|Whitechapel Centre||0151 207 7617||Open all over the festive period 8am - 8pm|
Thurs 27th & Wed 28th Dec 9am - 4pm
|Deeper Life Church, L8 6RD||0151 709 4670||Thursday 2pm - 4pm & Saturday 12pm - 2pm|
|Bridge Chapel Foodbank, Garston, L19 4XR||0151 281 9716||Mondays & Fridays 10:30am - 12pm open as normal|
|St Gabriel's Church, Dingle, L8||0151 727 0633||Open Thurs 27th Dec & Thurs 3rd Jan|
The Department for Work and Pensions have confirmed that their office and phone lines are open as usual apart from the following:
Monday 24th December – Offices are closed. Phone lines are open until 5pm for missing or urgent payments only
Tuesday 25th December – Office and phone lines are closed
Wednesday 26th December – Office and phone lines are closed
Monday 31st December – Office and phone lines are open until 5pm
Tuesday 1st January – Offices and phone lines are closed
Details relating to Universal Credit payments:
|Expected payment date||Universal Credit will be paid on||Other benefits will be paid on|
|Monday 24th December||Monday 24th December||Friday 21st December|
|Tuesday 25th December||Monday 24th December||Friday 21st December|
|Wednesday 26th December||Monday 24th December||Friday 21st December|
|Tuesday 1st December||Monday 31st December||Monday 31st December|
Universal Credit helpline – 0800 328 5644
Other benefits – 0800 169 0310
For more information go to www.gov.uk
Liverpool City Council buildings
All city council administrative buildings, including the Cunard Building, will be closed on the following:
Tuesday 25th December
Wednesday 26th December
Tuesday 1st January
As a reminder, normal reception opening hours are 8.30am to 5pm (8am to 6pm Cunard reception) and One Stop Shop (OSS) opening hours are 9am to 4.30pm (9am to 5pm City Centre OSS).
In addition, on Monday 24th December, One Stop Shops and receptions are as follows:
- Reception sites place City Centre, Old Swan, Kirkdale and Dingle One Stop Shops will be open from 9am – 4.30pm.
- Broadway, Garston, Speke and Wavertree One Stop Shops will be closed.