Money Advice

You can get help and advice through various organisations if you get into financial difficulties. You can here also find links to websites with help and information about managing your money.

There are different funds and grants you can get depending on your circumstances:

  • Social Funds; community care grants, budgeting loan, crisis loans, funeral payment and sure start maternity grant,
  • Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance & Carers Allowance
  • Incapacity Benefit & Employment Support Allowance if you are incapable of work?
  • Income Support, Pension Credits and Cold Weather Payments
  • Housing Benefit & Council Tax Benefit
  • Working Tax Credits and Child Tax Credits
  • Jobseekers Allowance

The organisations here listed are available to help you locallyand there are more links to other organisations on the page.

Garthamlock Community CentreCommunity Enterprise Centre Garthamlock

To provide education and training opportunities, money advice and counselling services for the people of Garthamlock and Craigend.

Greater Easterhouse Money Advice Project

We offer free and confidential advice on all money matters including consumer debt e.g. rent, Council Tax, Gas, Electricity and many more.

Glasgow City Council North East Area Social Work Services

Haghill Money Advice Project

address/ 30 Abernethy Street, Glasgow G31 3SX

phone number 0141 550 2415/ 556 3088


Updated 13/03/06


The North East Learning Programme is a Glasgow East Learning Network service. The Learning Network is supported by Glasgow City Council Community Planning Partnership, Glasgow Kelvin College (Scottish Charity No. SC021207) and the Wheatley Group.

Links

Credit Unions

Help and advice

Citizens Advice Bureau

Benefits

Information