Diocese of Newcastle

Farming help

Confidential help for all in the farming community

www.farminghelp.org.uk - Helpline: 0845 367 9990

The Farming Help Partnership brings together the three national charities working in the farming community.

Each partner charity provides different but complementary forms of help and support to meet a wide range of needs.

Farming Community Network - practical support from farmers for farmers.
Helpline and visiting service 
0845 367 9990 (7am – 11pm daily, call costs max 4p per minute at peak times).

Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution - financial and practical assistance.
Regular grants or one-off payments: 
Freephone 0300 303 7373 (weekdays, office hours).

Regional Officer Sally Conner writes: "The RABI are always available to help. If anybody is struggling to make ends meet, do get in touch with us on our free helpline 0300 303 7373. We can help with emergency situations such as these, as well as our day to day help."

ARC-Addington Fund

Housing Scheme for those leaving a non-viable rural business, helping people to remain living in their community 024 7669 0587 (weekdays, office hours).