The Advice Shop
Welfare rights and debt advice
The Advice Shop provides a range of welfare rights and debt advice to help people maximise their income and deal with money problems.
- debt advice, support to deal with credit card debts, bank loans, rent arrears
- Welfare Rights Service, assistance to increase income through welfare benefits and deal with disputes with the DWP.
- Macmillan Benefit Advisers, support to access income to manage the additional costs of cancer.
Opening times at the Advice Shop
Monday,Wednesday, Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm
Tuesday 10am to 4:30pm
Friday 8.30am to 3:40pm
Please note telephone operating times are: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:30am to 5pm, Tuesday 10:00 to 5pm and Friday 8:30am to 3:40pm
Advice Shop Bulletin
We produce a quarterly bulletin providing up-to-date news and information relating to welfare rights and debt advice. You can download the Autumn 2016 bulletin at the bottom of this page.
Agencies providing welfare benefits and debt advice
Click the dots on the map below for services and contact details
Pink dot – GP Practices
Dark blue dot – Citizens Advice Bureau
Light green dot – Housing Association
Dark green dot – Voluntary sector
Light blue dot – The City of Edinburgh Council