Money/Benefits/ Debt / Energy / Employment Rights/Consumer/ Family/Housing Advice
CAB Citizens Advice Bureau Call 0141 944 2612
Or, ask at Reception for a referral to the Community Link Worker who can make a direct CAB(money advice) referral
Glasgow - Drumchapel Citizens Advice Bureau | Free, impartial and confidential advice (drumchapelcab.org.uk)
CAB Energy Advice Struggling with bills, getting a better supplier, grants and benefits prepayment meters, stopping your supplier changing you to pre payment/more
Your energy supply - Citizens Advice
G- Heat Independent advice on energy issues, managing bills, grants and benefits, changing provider, Householders or Housing association tenants ( sorry not GHA) https://www.g-heat.org.uk/ Please note G Heat current advice is if your bill is increasing do not change provider just now (Jan 2022) Phone: 0800 092 9002
Drumchapel Money Advice Service Call 0141 944 0507 https://www.moneyadvicescotland.org.uk/drumchapel-money-advice-centre
Stepchange Debt Charity www.stepchange.org 0800 138 1111 with comprehensive telephone online debt advice.
National Debtline www.nationaldebtline.org Tel: 0808 808 4000 A national helpline that provides free confidential and independent advice on how to deal with debt problems. Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 8pm and Saturday 9.30-1pm. If you are self employed or own a small business that is in need of debt advice, contact: Business Debtline www.bdl.org.uk Tel: 0800 197 6026
Money Advice Scotland Helpline 0800 731 4722 A helpline that provides access to free confidential and independent advice on how to deal with debt problems. Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm
Crisis Grant or Community Care Grant Scottish Welfare Fund one off help - conditions apply
For people on benefits or low income. Grants may be available in exceptional situations facing a crisis such as disaster or emergency, fire, flood, theft, or being unable to afford transport to visit a sick child in hospital- these are examples Community Care Grant can help people leaving care to live on their own, to stay in their own home, and families facing exceptional pressure in need of essential household items. to apply see Scottish Welfare Fund - Glasgow City Council
Glasgow Care Foundation Can support families or individuals with basic household goods Tel:0141 445 2736 http://glasgowcarefoundation.org/
Bank accounts, manageable loans:
Scotcash: In partnership with Glasgow Council. (this is not a loans company- its regulated by the council) “Approachable finance”: affordable and manageable loans, help with getting a bank account , and other services i.e. affordable payment for home goods Tel: 0141 276 0525 Some criteria apply. Email: email@example.com www.scotcash.net
Foodbank Drumchapel Food Bank - Home | Facebook 0141 944 3335
MAP Your location to Ladyloan Pl, Glasgow G15 8LJ - Google Maps
Homeless Service Turning Point 0141 420 1929 24/7 helpline
Service for rough sleepers or homeless people in Glasgow A residential unit is also available for those in immediate crisis needing social and health care support. No referral necessary.24 hour service provided over the festive period.
Winter night shelter Telephone 07555 591 466 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Shelter Scotland provide housing advice for anyone, homeless or homeowner.
You don't have to be living on the street to be homeless. You may be sleeping on a friend's sofa, staying in a hostel, or living in overcrowded or unsuitable accommodation.
In an emergency find out information on emergency accommodation here:
The Simon Community
Glasgow Helpline: 0800 027 7466 open 24 hours, free from landlines
Provide support and information,Help to find accommodation in a crisis or something more long-term,Help with keeping your accommodation/tenancy, and more.The Hub,72 London Road,Glasgow. G1 5NPT: 0141 552 4164T: 0800 027 7466https://www.simonscotland.org/