Turn2us is a national charity providing practical help to people who are struggling financially.
Anyone can be a missed pay-cheque, illness or bereavement away from a real financial crisis, which is why we can help you find the support you need to get back on track.
The Benefits Calculator takes less than 10 minutes to complete and it will tell you which means-tested benefits you may be entitled to, including tax credits.
The Grants Search can help you look for funds that might be able to give you a grant or other types of help.
We also award our own grants from the Turn2us Elizabeth Finn Fund, the Turn2us Response Fund, and the Turn2us Edinburgh Trust.
Support is available through our helpline. Our helpline is free, confidential and independent. We give support and information to people who find it hard going online.
We can: Help you complete a benefit calculation, Help you find grants, Find an adviser to help with benefits, debt, housing & legal issues, use webchat for help with our tools.
We can’t: Give immediate money or emergency funding, Give benefits advice or tell you what to do, Provide emotional support, Advocate on your behalf, Change benefit decisions, Offer advice on appeals.
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