Resources and Links

Resources and Links

List of Welfare Rights Services in Glasgow

If you are a Housing Association tenant, your HA should be able to offer support.

Govan & Govanhill Law Centres

Tel: 0141 440 2503 Web: govanlawcentre.org

Phoneline operates Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM; meetings are by appointment
Free, confidential, legal advice service operating in the Southside provided by solicitors and specialist advisors.

Money Matters

Govan

Tel: 0141 445 5221 Web: moneyadvicescotland.org.uk
18-20 Orkney St, Glasgow G51 2BX
Open Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM, Drop-in Service Mon 9AM-5PM

Provides free, confidential debt advice and support. Can arrange spoken and sign language interpreters by appointment.

Citizens Advice Bureaux (CAB)

CAB provide a range of general and specialist advocacy services ranging from benefits & debt advice to workplace issues. Many CAB offer services in other languages and outreach services in local libraries.

(Glasgow Central)

Tel: 0141 552 5556 Web: glasgowcentralcab.org.uk
3 rd Floor, The Mitchell Library, 201 North Street, G3 7DN
Drop-in Service operates Mon-Fri 9.30AM-4.30PM

(Bridgeton)

Tel: 0141 554 0336
35 Main Street, G40 1QB
Drop-in Service operates Wed 1330-1600, Fri 0900-1600

(Glasgow North West)

Tel: 0141 948 0204
2nd Floor, 1455 Maryhill Road, G20 9AA
Drop-in Service operates Tue, Wed, Thu 0900-1600

(Parkhead)

Tel: 0141 554 0004
1361 – 1363, Gallowgate, G31 4DN
Drop-in Service operates Tue, Thu 1000-1530
This bureau also offers home visits for residents in the East End of Glasgow who have difficulty accessing office based services.

(Greater Pollok)

Tel: 0141 881 2462
Pollok Civic Realm, 27 Cowglen Road, Glasgow, G53 6EW
Drop-in Service operates Mon & Thu 9AM-4PM

GEMAP

Gemap offer an appointment service across housing associations and Health Centres across North East Glasgow. For more information about these services, contact their advice line on:

0141 773 5850 Mon-Fri 0900-1700 Web: gemap.co.uk

They also run a drop in service at the following locations & times:

Craigend East Parish Church
46 Porchester Street, Garthamlock G33 5BN
Thursday 10am–12pm

Ruchazie Community Centre
441 Gartloch Road, G33 3TJ
Tuesday 1pm–3.30pm

Carmyle Community Centre (drop in)
28 Hillcrest Road, G32 8AG
Friday 10am–12pm

Haghill & Dennistoun Credit Union
316/318 Duke Street, G31 1QZ
Thursday 10am–12pm

Barlanark Community Centre
33 Burnmouth Road, Glasgow, G33 4RZ
Thursday 10am – 12pm

Garrowhill Community Centre
86 Maxwell Drive, G69 6RP
Tuesday 10am – 12pm

(GAIN) Glasgow’s Advice and Information Network

GAIN offer a free Universal Credit advice line:

Tel: 0808 169 9901 Web: gain4u.org.uk
Mon – Fri 9am – 8pm and Sat 10am – 2pm

Their website also has a searchable database of advice services in Glasgow

LONE PARENTS

One Parent Families Scotland
Benefits Advice, Debt Advice, Scottish Welfare Fund, Fuel Grants
2nd Floor, 100 Wellington St, Glasgow, G2 6DH – 0141 847 0444

HEALTH

Glasgow Association for Mental Health (GAMH)
St Andrews by the Green, 33 Turnbull Street, G1 5PR – 0141 552 5592

WOMEN & ETHNIC MINORITIES

Amina – the Muslim Women’s Resource Centre,
Citywall House, 32 Eastwood Avenue G41 3NS – 0141 212 8420

Women’s Aid
24 Willowbank Street, Flat Ground 1, Glasgow, G3 6LZ – 0141 353 0859

Other Resources and Links

We have found the following sites to be useful resources: