Accessing financial help in Scotland

If you are struggling to manage your finances, you may be entitled to benefits, such as disability allowance, child benefits and jobseekers allowance. Visit the GOV.UK website to learn more.

Who else can help?

Several organisations focus on offering veterans financial assistance for a wide variety of needs.

Family Fund

Family Fund offers grants for families raising disabled or ill children and young people. Their grants help with sensory toys, family breaks, play equipment, computers and more. Contact them at:

Telephone: 01904 571059
Email: Complete online contact form
Website: Family Fund


Poppyscotland provide tailored funding and support services to veterans and Serving personnel in Scotland. Their financial support can help with a range of issues, including home repairs, white goods, furniture and clothing. Contact them at:

Telephone: 0131 550 1557
Website: Poppyscotland

SSAFA - the Armed Forces charity

SSAFA - the Armed Forces charity, supports veterans through financial assistance for a variety of needs. They can help with costs for mobility and many household goods. To see what assistance they can provide, contact SSAFA at:

Telephone: 0800 731 4880
Website: SSAFA

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