How to prepare for an emergency situation and be able to help yourself and others.
Having a lasting power of attorney can help you to manage someone's affairs when they are unable or incapable of doing so.
An appointee will look after your finances should you become unable to manage them yourself and have no family or friends that can help.
There are a number of organisations that can help if you are looking for options to borrow money, struggling with debt problems, or concerned about getting behind with bills and rent.
View street maps of the Wigan and Leigh areas and locations of car parks.
About our indoor and outdoor markets, vacant stalls and apply for a stall.
To hold a civil ceremony or wedding at premises in England or Wales, they must be approved by the local authority to which they are situated.
Register a marriage, find an approved venue or religious venue, and arrangements for same sex marriages.
All about the Mayor and their role, requesting their attendance and how to receive them at an event.
Help and support for people unable to make a hot meal for themselves including meals on wheels service.
If you are finding it difficult to take your medication every day there are ways to help.
Member allowance scheme details the basic allowance allocated to each member of the authority.
The constitution of the Forum comprises elected members, headteachers, governors and the professional associations.
If you have mental health difficulties there are people who can provide advice, treatment, care and ongoing support to help you live at home.
MetroFresh provide school meals, cleaning services and school crossing patrols.
What you should do if you need to report a missing person.
Find out more about money and legal issues including direct payments, personal budgets, paying for care and support and more.
Wigan Council can carry out MOT tests for Class IV, V and VII vehicles (cars, minibuses and light commercial vehicles) and undertake inspections on Hackney and private hire taxis.
If you live in Wigan Borough and want to move your child to another school you must apply through us even if the school is in another area.
Discover the people and places of Wigan Borough both past and present.
Supporting children to access music making opportunities in the classroom.