New contact details are as follows:
Switchboard: 0300 323 1000 (Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm)
Debt Advice line: 0300 323 2000 (Monday – Friday 9am-12pm)
General Adviceline 03 444 111 444 (Monday-Friday 10am-4pm)
In addition to this, debt appointments are no longer required and clients can be seen by a caseworker at the individual drop in sessions. In the case of Peterlee, this is Monday, Tuesday & Friday 10am - 1pm and Seaham on a Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 10am - 1pm.