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


Local money advice projects

Project

Summary

Contact

Highland Council - Reaching the Unreached

People facing serious debt problems with immediate risk of losing their homes can get help through this project covering the Highland Council area.

The Highland Council Money Advice Team, Policy & Development, P.O. Box 5775, Inverness IV1 9EN


0800 090 1004


Website

Ross and Cromarty CAB – North Highland Housing and Homelessness Project 
 
A homelessness and housing officer provides support for people in Tain and Wick and Sheriff Courts and assistance to North Highland Residents at Inverness Sheriff court.

The project provides associated debt advice and income maximisation services for clients.

 

Ross & Cromarty CAB, Suie House, Market Square, Alness, IV17 0UD


01349 885 933
 
housing@alnesscab
.casonline.org.uk


Website

 

Local welfare advice projects

Project

Summary

Contact

Inverness CAB - South and West Highlands Connecting Welfare Rights

This project delivers help for people affected by welfare benefit problems who live in Lochaber, Skye and Lochalsh, Inverness, Badenoch and Strathspey. The project focuses on transition from the old to new benefits system, offering face-to-face advice and representation.

103 Academy Street, Inverness IV1 1LX


01463 237664


bureau@invernesscab.
casonline.co.uk

Inverness CAB Website

 

Regional/National money advice projects people in the Highlands 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

 

 

Regional welfare advice projects people in the Highlands can access

Project

Summary

Contact

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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