Benefits and debt advice - coronavirus update

The Advice Shop

We provide

  • debt advice, support to deal with credit card debts, bank loans, rent arrears
  • Macmillan Benefit Advisers, support to access income to manage the additional costs of cancer
  • Welfare Rights Service, assistance to increase income through welfare benefits and deal with disputes with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

Get debt or welfare benefits advice

Advice Shop opening times

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am to 4.30pm
  • Friday 8.30am to 3.40pm

Advice Shop telephone service times

  • Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm
  • Tuesday 10am to 4.30pm
  • Friday 8.30am to 3.40pm

If you need urgent advice about benefits and tax credits please call 0131 200 2360

Advice Shop bulletin

Our bulletin has news and information about welfare rights and debt advice.

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Agencies providing welfare benefits and debt advice

Click the dots on the map below for services and contact details

Pink dotGP practices
Dark blue dotCitizens Advice Bureau
Light green dotHousing association
Dark green dotVoluntary sector
Light blue dotThe City of Edinburgh Council