Since the charity was founded in 1992 we have provided one to one advice, lay advocacy, and representation in all aspects of welfare benefits, housing, and debt issues along with the various spin-off problems arising from them such as repossessions, evictions, domestic violence, poverty, and distress.
The charity also provides on the job training for residents who are both socially and economically excluded from the labour market.
Cleveland Housing Advice Centre was officially registered as a charity on 25 October 1993 with registration number 1027540. On 9 July 2013 Cleveland Housing Advice Centre became incorporated as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation with a new (CIO) number of 1152785. We are also registered with the Information Commissioner under registration number ZA437362 and with the Financial Conduct Authority with registration number 627715.
At the link below you can access our annual reports as filed with the Charity Commission which contain more information about the charity and our work in the local community.