Welfare Benefit, Money & Debt Advice

Advice is available in person by appointment, over the phone on 0141 422 1112, or by email via advice@southside-ha.co.uk.

Welfare Benefits

Our Welfare Benefit, Money & Debt Advice Service is free, impartial, and confidential. 

Our Welfare Benefit Advisers are on hand to provide support to tenants who require advice and assistance with benefits. 

We can help with:

  • Financial Health Checks, Benefit Checks/Income Maximisation
  • Assistance to apply for all benefits
  • Sanctions
  • Mandatory reconsiderations, reviews, appeals and Tribunal representation
  • Welfare Reform
  • Liaise with benefit offices
  • Apply for appropriate available grants 

Advice for ALL benefits including:

  • Universal Credit
  • Pension Credit
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Job Seekers Allowance 
  • Income Support 
  • Housing Benefit & Council Tax Reduction
  • Discretionary Housing Payments for Bedroom Tax & Benefit Cap
  • Child Disability Payments/Disability Living Allowance & Attendance Allowance
  • Adult Disability Payments/Personal Independence Payments
  • Carer’s Allowance
  • Scottish Welfare Fund/Community Care Grants/Crisis Grants
  • Funeral Support Payments/Bereavement Support Payments
  • Best Start Grants/Foods 

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