We aim to make our website as accessible as possible. However if you use a screen reader and require debt advice you may find it easier to phone us instead. Our phone number is 0 8 0 0 1 3 8 1 1 1 1. Freephone (including all mobiles).
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We're committed to making our digital service as accessible as possible


We're committed to ensuring that everyone can access our website, read the content we provide, and use our services.

To make our web content as accessible as possible, we follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), created by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) as part of their Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI).

Our website

Our website conforms to WCAG 'Level A' accessibility guidelines. We also conform to some of the higher level AA and AAA guidelines where we can.

Some of our online services - such as our online debt help tool, OnlineDMP and web chat - involve more complicated data entry and don't reach Level A compliance. If you feel you may have difficulty with them, you may prefer to call us or send us an email so that we can give you extra support.

Different ways to contact us

Maintaining an accessible website is an on-going process and we continue to work hard to make sure we're offering a user-friendly experience. 

Supported browsers

For the best possible experience we recommend using any of the following browsers when visiting StepChange.org, StepChange Debt Remedy, StepChange OnlineDMP and StepChange Wellbeing:

Desktop browsers

Mobile browsers

We can’t guarantee that our sites will function as intended, or that content will always be displayed correctly, if you choose to access it on a browser which isn’t supported.

If you find an issue with any of our sites while using a supported browser please contact us to let us know.

Adjusting your text size

You can change the text size within the settings of your web browser. Use the following instructions to increase the size of the text on our website.

  • Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome: Hold down the CTRL (Command) key and press the +/- keys to zoom in or out of the page
  • iOS devices: Go to Settings > General > Accessibility > Slide Larger Text to On
  • Android devices: In Chrome, go to 'Settings > Accessibility' and drag the slider to adjust the size of the text 

Having problems? If you have any problems using our website, please let us know.

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Helping you become debt free...

“I wish to thank your staff for all the great help they gave me when I was in so much debt.
They were a pillar of support to me.” (Leslie, Essex)

Foundation for Credit Counselling Wade House, Merrion Centre, Leeds, LS2 8NG trading as StepChange Debt Charity and StepChange Debt Charity Scotland. A registered charity no.1016630 and SC046263. It is a limited company registered in England and Wales (company no:2757055). Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

We link to external websites where they contain relevant information for our visitors. We're not responsible for the content of these websites, or any infringement on your data rights under data protection regulations by any external website provider.

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