What to do if you are in a crisis

Scottish Welfare Fund

The Scottish Welfare Fund provide emergency assistance for people who are experiencing financial difficulty.

Apply online

Or phone 0800 03 04 713. Phones are also available at Marischal College to call this number.

More information about the Scottish Welfare Fund.

Food and clothing

Download an up to date list of food and clothing banks in Aberdeen.


See an up to date list of where to get free meals in Aberdeen.

Housing and homelessness

Visit our housing advice service for advice about finding somewhere to live.

Finding work

Download an up to date list of charities who can help you with job related skills.

Duty social work

Contact social work team for more information.

Benefits and money advice

Contact our benefits and money advice team for support with financial issues.

Antisocial behaviour

Visit our antisocial behaviour team for further support.


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