"I was advised of funds which were able to help me, reducing my stress levels considerably."
Richard, Former client
Our advice is free and confidential
Our Welfare Rights and Money Adviser helps people, who are resident in Edinburgh, to overcome debt problems and identify and claim benefits they are entitled to.
Funded by the Scottish Legal Aid Board, our advice is free, confidential and independent.
We carry out checks to find out whether someone qualifies for Housing Benefit, Tax Credits, Jobseekers’ Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance or Personal Independence Payments.
We also provide support with:
- Completing forms
- Overpayments and gaps in entitlement
- Appeals and representation at tribunals
- Changes to people’s situations because of Welfare Reform.
We help people prioritise debts and set up manageable payment plans. We can help with all types of debt by looking at ways to maximise income and manage budgets.
If you are resident in Edinburgh get in touch: call Money Advice on 0131 475 2556 or email firstname.lastname@example.org