PO Box 12971, Birmingham, B33 0TD 

Trading Standards Illegal Money Lending Team prosecute loan sharks and provide support for borrowers: A loan shark might pretend to be a friend at first, but can be expensive and dangerous; borrowers could pay them back for years, with no dent in the original loan; Illegal lenders won’t just harass the person who has borrowed, they’ll target family and friends too.

PO Box 285, Exeter, EX4 3ZT 

Provides helpline support to people in the South West who are affected by issues of sexual orientation, gender identity, homophobia, biphobia or transphobia, and direct face to face support in Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Wiltshire. The service is able to provide emotional support, and help against prejudice, discrimination, hate crime, harassment, school bullying, and barriers to accessing services (e.g. health and social care). All information and help given by Intercom is confidential and free of charge. Our helpline is staffed by trained LGBT people who are non-judgemental, and who work to our strong standards of confidentiality, client-protection, and positive listening.