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Poppyscotland is a charity providing life-changing support to the Armed Forces Community in Scotland.

They support those who have served, those still serving and their families. Support is available to people of all ages, whether difficulties have arisen during time in the Armed Forces or many years later.

Poppyscotland offer practical advice, assistance and funding in the following areas:

  • Tailored Support and Funding
    Grants are wide-ranging and can cover areas such as home repairs or adaptations, replacement household goods, clothing and digital access.
  • Advice
    Poppyscotland provides advice and local support from our Regional Teams in Ayrshire and Inverness. The Armed Services Advice Project (ASAP) also provides advice through Citizens Advice on issues including benefits, debt,
  • Employment
    They offer Employment Support Grants for training, and work with partners to offer employment support to those facing barriers to work through vulnerability, disability, mental health conditions or because of a criminal conviction.
  • Mobility
    Their grants can be used to fund mobility aids and adaptations, including motorised scooters and handrails for your home.
  • Housing
    As well as funding improvements and adaptations directly through their grants, they also fund partner organisations that assist veterans with housing.
  • Mental Health
    They provide funding and work with partner organisations who give advice and support to those with mental health conditions.

More information

For advice or support, contact Poppyscotland Welfare Services:

Telephone: 0131 550 1557
Mon - Fri, 9am - 5pm

Email: gethelp@poppyscotland.org.uk

Website: Poppyscotland

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