You may find some of these organisations helpful when looking for advice:
Adviceguide: Comprehensive advice on many subjects, provided by the national Citizens Advice service.
Citizens Advice Consumer Service: Advice on consumer issues managed by the Citizens Advice service.
ACAS (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service): Employment advice.
Dial Basildon: Support and advice to disabled people in basildon and surrounding areas.
National Debtline: Free internet and phone advice about debt.
Business Debtline: Free confidential debt advice for small businesses.
Money Advice Service: a charity formed in 1991 to increase the quality and availability of free, independent money advice to people with debt problems.
Money Saving Expert: Tips on financial management and how to save money on a wide range of financial products.
Government (local and National):
Thurrock Borough Council: Information and help on a number of local services and benefits, for the residents of Thurrock.
WWW.GOV.UK: UK government website which has a wealth of information, including benefits and pensions.