Money and debt advice

Our Money Skills Project offers multilingual advice, information and financial skills training to refugee, migrant and BME households. The project tackles the root causes of homelessness in order to help break the poverty cycle
What help can I get?
  • Money Guidance on drafting a Budgeting Plan
  • Benefits check and advise on Income maximisation
  • Assistance with rent arrears,debts,utilities savings,setting up bank accounts
  • Access to welfare benefits,loans and social funds
  • Drop-in debt surgery and outreach surgeries
  • Volunteer Development Programme for minority ethnic and migrant communities
  • Financial skills Workshops and financial capability information groups in different languages
  • Information and advice about rights and entitlements
  • Information workshops on various aspects of money management and benefits
  • Support with debt problems, applying for benefits, tax credits, housing benefits and responding to official correspondence
Find out more
If you would like more information about this service or to access it, please call the Money Skills Team on 0141 353 2220 and ask for: Mary, Marina or Sraboni.
Click here for drop in surgeries
Our face-to-face services are provided by appointment only. For our business hours click here .

 

“I had problems with my rent arrears and benefits.  A friend suggested I go to Positive Action.  I got a lot of help and things are much better for us.  There is someone who understands and lightens the burden.”

Xiu accessed our Money Skills Project to help manage her finances for her and her 3 year old son, Terence