List of agencies who can provide funding support and guidance during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic
Child Poverty Action Group – provides guidance on potential sources of support that may be available when clients are without money because of benefit delays, sanctions or some other crisis.
Citizens Advice Bureau – provide free, confidential information and advice to assist people with money, legal, consumer and other problems.
Coronavirus and claiming benefits – contains help relating to Universal Credit.
Coronavirus Food Fund – The Scottish Government has announced this fund which can be accessed via local authorities
Federation of Small Businesses – a UK organisation representing small and medium-sized businesses.
Job Retention Scheme – further information on the government scheme to provide business support to UK employers.
Martin Lewis: Money Saving Expert – guidance and support for those impacted by Covid-19
Scottish Welfare Fund – helps families and people in Scotland who are on low incomes through Crisis Grants and Community Care Grants.
Shelter Scotland – campaigns to end homelessness and bad housing and provides advice, information and advocacy for those in need.
Student Information Scotland - A guide to student finance in Scotland.
Support for those affected by Covid-19 – guidance document created by the UK government.
Universal Credit – a benefit payment that will help with your living costs.