The Paperweight Trust is a professional service providing practical guidance and assistance in all manner of paperwork, bureaucracy and domestic administration to those alone or in crisis and to help educate and empower the community to navigate their way through these complexities. This is a free service across the entire spectrum of the jewish community.

Our ethos

• Maintain absolute confidentiality at all times
• Always act in the best interests of the client
• Be sensitive to the needs of the client
• Seek to create a professional yet friendly relationship
• Offer practical solutions based on their needs
• Ask for all the relevant information
• Always seek the clients’ approval before acting on issues
• Aim to educate the client so that they can be self-sufficient in the future

Our mission statement

A professional service providing practical guidance and assistance in all manner of paperwork, bureaucracy and domestic administration to those alone or in crisis and to help educate and empower the community to navigate their way through these complexities.

Key stats

The Paperweight Trust has:

• Dealt with over 2,000 issues
• Assisted over 400 clients directly
• Had referrals from over 50 organisations
• Visited clients in their homes in over 20 London Boroughs
• 95% of clients are visited within 7 days of first referral
• 8 out of every 10 issues have been resolved satisfactorily
• Paperweight’s team  is assembled within 72 hours
• Charges no fee for its service and is open to all the community