Debt and homelessness are growing both in cities and in the Countryside by there is help.
Debt and Money Worries
Cash In Your Pocket –
Our free referral service can be used by anyone requiring Information, Advice, or Practical Help around money and financial wellbeing, in relation to any health, care, or support needs.
This includes help with Universal Credit Form filling Personal Independence Payments BENEFITS Pension Self – Directed Support Redundancy Legal Advice Eviction Debt Sanctions, Reconsiderations & Appeals HEATING YOUR HOME Getting Back to Work Healthy Eating SAVING OPTIONS Budgeting Low Cost Loans Home Repairs & Adaptations Food Parcels STOP SMOKING low cost foods Volunteering HOME/FIRE SAFETY CHECKS …… or any other money related issue
Christians Against Poverty began in Bradford in 1996 by John Kirkby but through working with churches in Aberdeen and throughout the UK has sought to express unconditional non judgemental love to those in financial difficulties.
Homelessness and Other Services
Aberdeen Cyrenians was established in 1968. Over the last 45 years the range of services offered by Aberdeen Cyrenians has grown considerably. Originally just providing food and shelter, the services now aim to meet all the varying needs of people affected by homelessness in Aberdeen and the surrounding area.
These services focus on:
Prevention of homelessness – through information, advice, support and education programmes
Alleviation of homelessness – in 29 places short-term accommodation
Rehabilitation – tackling underlying issues such as alcohol, drugs, mental health and abuse
Resettlement – practical help to gain employment, to learn the skills needed to live in the community and to sustain a tenancy
Social Bite – Help homeless people in many different ways.