Since June 2000, East Belfast Independent Advice Centre (EBIAC) has been providing free, independent and confidential advice on a wide range of issues to the east Belfast community.
We provide advice and advocacy on a on a wide variety of issues, including welfare benefits, tax credits, employment, housing and debt.
We offer services from the East Belfast Network Centre which is located at 55 Templemore Avenue.
In addition, we provide a number of specialist services, including a mental health outreach service and an advocacy service which includes representation at social security tribunals.
Volunteers are integral to the delivery of our services and are involved at all levels of the organisation. Our highly successful volunteer programme provides accessible accredited training opportunities to local people.