There are various organisations that can give you free money and benefit advice in Scotland. Some of these are National Charities and cover the whole of Scotland, some are local advice agencies like Citizen Advice Bureaus and local authority services. Some are local independent advice services and law centre.
Below is a list of of organisations you can contact locally and nationally. It is not an exhaustive list of organisations. Other organisations may include your local housing association.
Services that can provide Advice across Scotland
Local Advice Agencies can normally only provide advice to residents of their local authority area. Please only contact an Advice Agency in the Area where you pay Council Tax.
Local Advice Agencies
Govan Law Centre
Govan Law Centre’s Debt Navigator site provides free debt advice across the whole of Scotland via chat. Access here
Christians Against Povery
Christians Against Poverty can also offer free face to face advice for people in debt across Scotland. Find your local CAP Service Here.
The National Debtline
The UK National Debtline is a free debt telephone service available to anyone living in the UK. They also have a partner agency called the Business Debtline that can give free business debt advice. Visit here.
Stepchange Debt Charity
Stepchange is a UK Wide debt charity that can provide free telephone advice. Visit their website here.
Telephone: 0808 800 4444