We want everyone in Middlesbrough to live a long, happy life. But we know that for some people, problems can get in the way of that. It might be that you've had to pay an unexpected bill, and now you don't know if your money will last until the end of the month. You might have lost your job, or had your rent increased. Or you might be struggling with debt, illness, addiction, or mental health issues, which make it hard to work, or make you feel stressed or unhappy. In this section you can find out how and where to get support for lots of different problems.