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Direct Payments Support Team

Direct Payment Team Manager; Mark Cooper 

Direct Payment Support Officers; Claire Tuft, Emily Kershaw, Harriet Weir, Sharon Stapley-Jones, Maria Williams, Toni Wolstenholme

Tel: 01352 701100

Useful Contacts

Approved Payroll Providers

Insurance Providers

Prepaid Financial Services / EML 020 3633 1319

Useful Links

Direct Payment Support Team; Facebook page and Twitter account.

ACAS - Free and impartial advice for employees and employers on workplace rights, rules and best practice.

Skills for Care – An independent charity which helps create a well-led, skilled and valued adult social care workforce. 

Social Care Wales

Social Care Wales Information and Learning Hub - The Information and Learning Hub (the Hub) is your one-stop-shop for a range of resources about Wales’s social care legislation.

Dewis Cymru – The place for wellbeing in Wales.

NEWCIS (North East Wales Carer Information Service) - NEWCIS is the largest provider of carer services in Wales, striving to support unpaid carers across North East Wales.

Age Cymru - Your local Age Cymru helps with things like befriending, shopping, transport, filling in forms, advocacy, social activities, exercise classes and much more. 

Age Connects North East Wales (ACNEW) - An independent local charity that specialises in support for people over the age of 50 across Flintshire and Wrexham. 

Flintshire Local Voluntary Community - FLVC is the umbrella and support organisation for over 1200 voluntary and community groups based in Flintshire. 

Flintshire Citizens Advice Bureau - Free help and advice for anyone in need.

Carers UK (Wales) – Expert advice, information and support for carers. 

Adferiad - Helping people who are having problems with addictions, mental health, personal development and employment – as well as offering assistance and information to their families and friends.

Job Sites


DWP find a job

Job Centre Plus

Community and Social Groups

Emerge Community Arts Group

Flintshire Do It 

Outside Lives

Buzz Club

Tandem Cymru


Flintshire County Council Community Directory - A comprehensive list of clubs, societies, community groups and organisations in Flintshire. Updated annually.