Other Agencies

GENERAL ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE

North Glasgow Advice Centre – advises and represents people in North Glasgow: in the areas of money advice, benefits, employment rights, consumer problems and housing.

Address: 1169 Royston Road, Glasgow, G33 1EY

Telephone: 0141 770 7869

Website: http://www.lsa.org.uk/lsa.php?id=91&n=2

Sunnylaw Advice Centre – provides counselling and other advice services

Address: 160 Saracen Street, Glasgow G22 5AS

Telephone: 0141 336 3405

West Glasgow Against Poverty – advice service in the areas of welfare rights, housing, fuel and homelessness.

Address: 365 Paisley Road West, G51 1LX

Telephone: 0141 328 5133

Website: www.westgap.co.uk

Email: info@westgap.co.uk

Castlemilk Law & Money Advice Centre – advice service in the areas of consumer issues, debt/money advice, housing, employment, benefits and taxes family and relationships, compensation and discrimination/human rights.

Address: 155 Castlemilk Drive (First Floor), Castlemilk, Glasgow G45 9UG

Telephone: 0141 634 0313,

Website: http://www.castlemilklawcentre.co.uk

Email: mail@castlemilklawcentre.co.uk

Drumchapel Law and Money Advice Centre – advice and representation in money matters,  advocacy project for people aged 18+, and a children’s rights project.

Address: 42 Dalsetter Crescent, Glasgow, G15 8TG

Telephone: 0141 944 0507

Website: http://www.dmac.btck.co.uk/

Govan Law Centre – Advice and assistance in the Glasgow area.

Address: 47 Burleigh Street, Govan, Glasgow, GS1 3LB,

Telephone: 0141 440 2503

Website: www.govanhilllc.com

Email: mail@govanlc.com

Legal Services Agency - provides skilled legal advice, assistance and representation to vulnerable people and those who would otherwise find it difficult to get legal advice.

Address: Fleming House, 134 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6ST

Telephone: 0141 353 3354

Website: www.lsa.org.uk,

Email: lsa@btconnect.com

Renfrewshire Law Centre – advice service in the areas of housing, eviction, antisocial behaviour, homelessness, housing benefit, social security, debt, consumer rights, bankruptcy, employment law, asylum & immigration and children's law.

Address: 65-71 George Street, Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2JY

Telephone: 0141 561 7266

Website: www.rlclaw.co.uk

East End Community Law Centre – advice and assistance in the East End of Glasgow.

Address: Unit 15, Ladywell, 94 Duke Street, Glasgow, G4 0UW

Telephone: 0141 564 8887

Email: jackiedoyle@eeclc.org.uk

Age UK Age Scotland – For information, advice and friendship for the elderly.

Address: Causewayside House, 160 Causewayside, Edinburgh EH9 1PR

Telephone: General Enquiries - 0333 32 32 400/ The Silver Helpline - 0800 4 70 80 90

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/scotland

Equality and Human Rights Commission – information on your rights and advice on equality issues

Address: 151 West George Street, Glasgow G2 2JJ

Telephone: 0141 228 5910

Website: www.equalityhumanrights.com

Email: scotland@equalityhumanrights.com

The Scottish Women’s Rights Centre – A legal advice service to help women who have experienced violence.

Telephone: 08088 010 789 open every Wednesday from 1:30pm-4:30pm.

Samaritans – emotional support

Telephone: 08457 90 90 90

Website: http://www.samaritans.org

Email: jo@samaritans.org

Citizens Advice Bureau – advice and assistance in areas such as; benefits, debt and money advice, consumer issues, work-related problems, housing and relationships.

Advice Guide – Website:  www.adviceguide.org.uk/scotland

Glasgow - Central CAB – Telephone: 0141 770 7869

Website: http://www.glasgowcentralcab.org.uk

MONEY AND BENEFITS SERVICES

East End Money Advice – advice in the areas of housing, legal issues and money, debt and benefits.

Address: 5 Whitevale Street, Dennistoun, Glasgow G31 1QW

Telephone: 0141 556 7187

Govanhill Self Help Initiative Money Advice – advice on money matters

Address: Govanhill Neighbourhood Centre, 6 Daisy Street, Glasgow, G42 8JL

Telephone: 0141 424 4414

Website: Govanhill.moneyadvice@virgin.net

GEMAP Scotland – advice on benefits/debt issues, and assistance combating financial exclusion.

Address: Unit 2/31, 69 Aberdalgie Road, Westwood Business Centre, Glasgow G34 9HJ

Telephone: 0141 773 5850

Website: www.moneyadficescotland.org.uk/adviser/greater-easterhouse-money-advice-project

Email: info@gemap.co.uk

Glasgow West Money Advice Project – advice on money matters

Address: 1945 Dumbarton Road, Yoker, Glasgow G14 0JA

Telephone: 0141 950 1282

Haghill Money Advice – advice on money matters

Address: 30 Abernethy Street, Glasgow G31 3SX

Telephone: 0141 556 3088

Money Matter Advice Centre – advice on money matters

Address: Orkney Street Enterprise Centre, Unit 1, 18-20 Orkney Street, Glasgow G51 2BX   Telephone: 0141 445 5221

Email: advice@moneymattersweb.co.uk

hOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SERVICES

Homeless UK – online service which has information on 9,000 services such as; hostels, day centres and other services for homeless people and those in risk of homelessness.

Website: www.homelessuk.org/search/resultService.asp

Shelter Scotland – advice and information on bad housing and homelessness.

Telephone: 0808 800 4444

Website: http://www.shelter.org.uk/

Crisis – advice and support for single homeless people.

Tellephone: 0300 636 1967

Website: www.crisis.org.uk

Email: enquiries@crisis.org.uk

Emmaus – offers homeless people housing, work and support.

Telephone: 0141 353 3903

Email: info@emmausglasgow.org.uk

Disability Services

Inclusion Scotland – advice on welfare benefits, health and social care, opportunity to influence policy, information about local disability services,

Telephone: 0141-221-7589/ 0131-555-6887

Website: www.inclusionscotland.org

Email: bills@inclusionscotland.org

Glasgow Disability Alliance – working with isolated and disconnected disabled people and providing them support.

Address: Suite 301, The White Studios, Templeton Business Centre, Templeton Court, G40 1DA

Telephone: 0141 556 7103,

Website: www.gdaonline.co.uk

Email: info@gdaonline.co.uk

Equal Say Advocacy – advocacy for adults with learning disabilities to ensure that they have a full say in decisions that affect their lives.

Address: 11/13 Dowanhill St, GLASGOW G11 5Q

Telephone: 0141 337 3133

Email: sam@equalsay.org

Enable Scotland – advice and services for people with learning disabilities.

Telephone: 0300 0200 101

Website: www.enable.org.uk

Email: enabledirect@enable.org.uk

Melia Legal – legal advice and representation for people with disabilities and their carers.

Address: 155 Maxwell Avenue, Westerton/Bearsden, Glasgow, G61 1HT

Telephone: 0141 942 0050

Email: louise@melialegal.com

immigration services

Ethnic Minorities Law Centre – advice and assistance in the areas of asylum, refugee and human rights cases, immigration cases, discrimination, employment rights and criminal injuries compensation claims.

Address: 41 St Vincent Place, Glasgow G1 2ER

Telephone: 0141 204 2888

Website: http://emlce.org.uk/

Email: admin@emlc.org.uk

Immigration Advisory Service – assistance from the initial advice stages and visa applications, right through to appeals before the Immigration & Asylum Chamber.

Telephone: 0141 314 3581

Website: www.iasservices.org.uk/

Email: info@iasservices.org.uk

Scottish Refugee Council – help and assistance for refugees and asylum seekers.

Address: 5 Cadogan Square, Glasgow, G2 7PH

Telephone: 0141 248 9799

Website: www.scottishrefugeecouncil.org.uk

Email: info@scottishrefugeecouncil.org.uk

Redcross – help and assistance for refugees and asylum seekers.

Address: 3rd Floor, Cambridge House, 8 Cambridge Street, Glasgow, G2 3DZ

Telephone: 0141 331 4170

Website: www.redcross.org.uk

 

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

ACAS – information, advice, training, conciliation and other services for employers and employees to help prevent or resolve workplace problems.

Address: Euston Tower, 286 Euston Road, London NW1 3JJ,

Telephone: 0300 123 1100

Website: www.acas.org.uk

Companies House – information on established companies, and advice on starting a company

Address: Companies House, 4th Floor, Edinburgh Quay 2, 139 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh EH3 9FF

Telephone: 0303 1234 500

Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/companies-house ,enquiries@companies-house.gov.uk

cONSUMER SERVICES

Which? – A consumer body – test products, campaign, offer advice and representation

Address: 2 Marylebone Road, London NW1 4DF

Telephone: 01992 822800

Website: www.which.co.uk

Consumer Advice Centre

Address: Consumer and Trading Standards, Glasgow City Council, 231, George Street, Glasgow, G1 4RX

Telephone:  0141 287 6681

Conveyancing Direct – help with buying and selling homes

Address: Conveyancing Direct, The Salmond Chambers, 53 Morrison Street, Glasgow G5 8LB

Telephone: 0141 420 5040

Website: www.conveyancingdirect.co.uk

Email:  info@conveyancingdirect.co.uk

Homes on Line – help with buying and selling homes

Website: www.homes-on-line.com

Email: contact@homes-on-line.com

 

sOLICITORS AND MEDIATION

For help on finding a solicitor:

Law Society of Scotland – facilities to find a solicitor, information on solicitor standards and fees and about making a complaint about a solicitor

Address: 26 Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh EH3 7YR

Telephone: 0131 226 7411

Website: www.lawscot.org.uk

Scottish Legal Aid Board – information on legal aid and if you qualify for this.

Address: Thistle House, 91 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5HE

Telephone: 0131 226 7061

Website: www.slab.org.uk/

Email: general@slab.org.uk

The Family Law Association – Advice & information centre for individuals who are experiencing divorce, financial provision, separation or family breakdown.

Address: 28 Iain Road, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 4PA

Website:  www.familylawassociation.org/

Email: enquiries@fla-scotland.co.uk

 

Solicitor Referrals (legal aid available):

TC Young – legal advice and representation in the areas of family law, employment law, buying and selling homes, factoring and property management, power of attorney and tenancy advice,

Address: 7 West George Street, Glasgow, G2 1BA

Telephone: 0141 221 5562

Email: mail@tcyoung.co.uk

Website: www.tcyoung.co.uk

Drummond Miller – legal advice and representation in the areas of family law, employment law, clinical negligence, immigration law and litigation.

Address: 65 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 2DD

Telephone: 0141 332 0086

Website: www.drummondmiller.co.uk

Email: reception@drummond-miller.co.uk

McAuley, McArthy & Co – legal advice and representation for family law matters

Address: 29 Moss Street, Paisley, PA1 1DL

Telephone: 0141 561 449

Kilcoyne and Co Solicitors – legal advice and representation in the areas of family law, criminal law and personal injury

Address: 2nd Floor, 69 Buchanan Street, G13HL

Telephone: 0141 423 8986

Alexander McBurney – legal advice and representation for employment law.

Address: Dumbarton Road, Partick, Glasgow, G11 6TG

Telephone: 0141 576 4808 338

Email: contact@alexandermcburney.co.uk

Bilkus & Boyle – – legal advice and representation in the areas of Crime, employment, family, litigation and residential conveyancing.

Address: 2236 Paisley Road West, Cardonald, Glasgow G52 3SJ

Telephone: 0141 412 1736

Cowan and Co – – legal advice and representation in the areas of family, civil litigation, crime, family and housing law

Address: 81 Berkeley Street, Glasgow, G3 7DX

Telephone: 0141 221 1803

Email mail@cowanandco.co.uk

Website: http://www.cowanandco.co.uk/ -– legal aid available

Fitzpatrick and Co – – legal advice and representation in the areas of conveyancing, estate agency, commercial, court services, criminal law, wills and estates.

Address: Glasgow Central, 135 Wellington Street, Glasgow G2 2XE

Telephone:  0141 204 2200

Email: mail.glasgow@fitzpatrickandco.co.uk –- legal aid available

JR Rahman Solicitors – – legal advice and representation for immigration law.

Address: 1st Floor, 40 Carlton Place, Glasgow G5 9TW

Telephone: 0141 890 1999

Email: info@jrrahman.co.uk

Latta Law – legal advice and representation for personal injury law.

Address: 02nd Floor, 137 Sauchiehall Street, G2 3EW

Telephone: 0141 222 2185

Livingstone Brown – – legal advice and representation in the areas of criminal, family, employment and immigration law.

Address: 84 Carlton Place, Glasgow, G5 9TD

Telephone: 0141 429 8166

Website: http://www.livbrown.co.uk

Peacock Johnstone – legal advice and representation in the areas of crime, family, personal injury and medical negligence law.

Address: 402 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow, Lanarkshire G2 3JD

Telephone: 0141 333 9505

McGrade and Co – – legal advice and representation for employment law.

Address: 94 Hope Street, Glasgow, G2 6PH

Telephone: 0141 221 4488

Website: http://www.mcgrade.co.uk/

 

Mediation Services:

The University of Strathclyde Mediation Clinic – student-led mediation service

Address: University of Strathclyde, Mediation Clinic, Room 730, Graham Hills Building, 50 George Street, Glasgow

Telephone: 0141 548 4510

Email:mediationclinic@strath.ac.uk

Website: https://www.strath.ac.uk/humanities/lawschool/mediationclinic

CALM Scotland – mediation for family disputes

Website: www.calmscotland.co.uk

Charlie Irvine Mediation

Website: www.charlieirvinemediation.co.uk

Email: charlie@charlieirvinemediation

Telephone: 07779 577019

Core Solutions Group

Address: Cornerstone House, 2 Melville Street, Edinburgh EH3 7NS

Telephone: 0131 226 6564

Website: www.core-solutions.com

Email: info@scmc.sacro.org.uk

Relationships-Scotland – all mainland and island Scotland – provide relationship counselling, family mediation, child contact centres and other family support services

Address: 18 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP

Telephone: 0845 119 2020

Website: www.relationships-scotland.org.uk/

Email:enquiries@relationships-scotland.org.uk

Scottish Mediation Network

Address: 18 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP

Telephone: 0131 556 122

Website: www.scottishmediation.org.uk/

Email: admin@scottishmediation.org.uk