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East Lothian


Find out about the projects we fund which can provide money, housing and welfare advice in East Lothian.


Local welfare advice projects

Project

Summary

Contact

Musselburgh CAB - Connecting Advice Benefits East Lothian (CABEL)

This project focuses on improving access to face to face advice and representation on benefit matters for people in East Lothian.

141 High Street, Musselburgh, EH21 7DD


0131 653 2748

info@musselburgh
cab.casonline.org.uk


Musselburgh CAB Website

Haddington CAB - East Lothian Access to Justice Project This In Court Advice project provides advice and casework for evictions, repossessions and debt problems for people living in East Lothian.  Representation for clients is provided at Edinburgh Sheriff Court

Haddington Citizens Advice Bureau, 46 Court Street, Haddington, EH41 3NP


01620 824471

jemielbenison@
haddingtoncab
.casonline.org.uk


Haddington CAB Website

 

Regional/National money advice projects people in East Lothian can access

Project

Summary

Contact

Stepchange - Debt Advice and Welfare Reform Project

This national project helps people who are affected by debt and connected welfare benefit changes. DAS  accredited advisers are able to help people with complex debt issues

33 Bothwell Street , Glasgow, G2 6NL 
0800 138 1111

Website
 

Deaf Action Money Advice Project

People with hearing difficulties across Scotland receive debt and money advice via PC and Webcam using BSL. Face-to-face advice is available to people with hearing difficulties in Edinburgh, East Lothian, Midlothian and West Lothian.

Albany St, Edinburgh, Midlothian EH1 3QY
0131 556 3128


www.deafaction.org.uk
 

Parkhead CAB – Integrated Debt advice and Support Hub: HMP Barlinnie Families with a relative entering or leaving HMP Barlinnie can receive short-term help to stabile the family finances and resolve any crisis debt matters, and also long-term support and advice on budgeting and financial planning through group and one to one sessions.

1361 Gallowgate, Glasgow, G31 4DN

0141 550 5907

GinnyJackson@
parkheadcab.org.uk

 

The Action Group - Knowing Your Stuff Assists people with learning disabilities by giving information and advice on money and debt issues through one-to-advice sessions and workshops.

57 Albion Gardens, Edinburgh EH7 5QY


0131 475 2315


www.actiongroup.org.uk

 

Regional welfare advice projects people in East Lothian can access

Project

Summary

Contact

Link Group Ltd - Welfare Reforms

Welfare benefits advice is available to tenants of Link Group, Horizon Housing Association and Barony Housing Association through this project.

2C New Mart Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH14 1RL


01324 417174


www.linkhousing.org.uk/
 

Scottish Women's Rights Centre Provides information, advice and representation on civil issues to women affected by gender based violence.

08088 010 789
(Runs every Wednesday 1.30pm-4.30pm)
 

 


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