Spitfire Staff
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We provide free, confidential and impartial advice for people
living in Birmingham on a wide range of money, benefit,
housing or employment issues.

Households

Provided energy switching advice to clients facing fuel poverty to 990 households in 2016-17.

People Supported

Increased household income by £200,000 by supporting 450 people suffering fuel poverty, rescheduling £700,000 of debt.

£'s of Debt Rescheduled

Rescheduled £2.1 million pounds of debts and increased household income by £520,000 for 360 vulnerable adults with significant debt issues including water utility and fuel debt.

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People Helped

Looking for work or training?
Need help with CV building and job search?

Last year 130 people accessed our employment service for help with job search, CV building and other support. 19 of which went into employment, with others going into various forms of training.

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Cinema, comedy nights, music, theatre

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Upcycle Birmingham is our thriving furniture recycling business that
helps people transform their homes with low cost, high quality goods.

Volunteers

12 local people who joined Upcycle Birmingham as volunteers have now moved on to permanent employment.

Tonnes per year

Each year 120 tonnes of donated items are brought into Upcycle Birmingham for repair, upcycling and resale

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Books Issued

New Members

New Books

Last year the Library Issued 9646 books, signed up 158 new members and
Increased our book collection by 500, 400 of which were donated by Library users.

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