Information for providers About us

West Lothian

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

Local money advice projects




MAW St 3 West Lothian CAB - First Stop – One Stop Clients of Women’s Aid in West Lothian can receive money and debt advice to assist with financial issues at Women’s Aid and Citizens Advice Bureau offices.

Almondbank Centre, Shiel Walk, Livingston, EH54 5EH

01506 432977

West Lothian CAB website

Children 1st – West Lothian Supporting Families Chill Out Zone The project uses integrated debt and money advice to support vulnerable young people aged 16-25 with children aged 0-8 living in West Lothian. The project seeks to build lasting and effective connections between the Chill Out Zone and the Bathgate Partnership Centre with the aim of maximising income and improving life chances of vulnerable young parents.

Chill Out Zone, 7 Gardeners Lane, Bathgate, EH48 1TP

01506 652 436

West Lothian CAB – PIMAP Assistance is available to women and families during pregnancy and after the birth of a child. Clients can receive assistance with income maximisation, money advice and financial capability.

Citizens Advice bureau, Almondbank Centre, Craigshill, Livingston, EH54 5EH

01506 444 814




Local welfare advice projects




West Lothian Council - West Lothian Court Advice Project 

Helps anyone facing court action for rent or mortgage arrears and provides advice and assistance with small claims cases.

Bathgate Partnership Centre, Lindsay House, South Bridge Street, Bathgate, West Lothian, EH48 1TS

Court Advice Project information


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




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


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

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



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


Regional/National welfare advice projects people in West Lothian can access




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)


08, Feb, 2018

Non-solicitor vacancies on the Civil Legal Aid Quality Assurance Committee

Read article

30, Jan, 2018

Research with people who have received criminal legal assistance

Read article

12, Jan, 2018

Glasgow City Council v SLAB judicial review case

Read article

10, Jan, 2018

Police station duty fees and anticipated call rates.

Read article

08, Jan, 2018

Police station arrangements from 25 January 2018

Read article