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Moving On Employment Project

supports individuals (esp. 14-26 years old) with barriers to employment find and sustain work.

Market Street, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0JP, UK
01595 743926

Shetland LGBTQ

Help and support both Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender individuals and couples, including supporting the families and friends of all LGBTQ folk throughout Shetland)

8 Commercial Street, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0AN, UK

Shetland Women’s Aid

Domestic abuse: counselling, advice and support to women, young people and children. They also offer refuge to women and children needing safe accommodation.

121a St Olaf St, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0ES, UK
01595 692070

Shetland Rape Crisis

Free helpline 08088 01 03 02 6pm-midnight.

11 Hill Lane, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0HA, UK
01595 747174

Royal Voluntary Service Shetland

Offers a range of practical services to help and support older people to live well, maintain their independence and play a part in their local community.

Harbour St, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0XU, UK
01595 743914

Mind Your Head

Support for people who struggle with their mental wellbeing and for carers of people with mental health problems.

Market Street, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0JP, UK
01595 745035

Family Mediation Centre/ Relationship Scotland

Provide a variety of services to families experiencing breakdown, conflict, separation and/or divorce.

Vital Talk Orkney Counselling Service

A small local charity that has the support of several local church organisations. It provides general counselling to anyone aged 16 years and over, regardless of ethnicity, gender or religion.

The Life Centre, East Road, Kirkwall KW15 1LX, UK

Relationship Scotland Orkney

Support individuals, couples and families and promote positive relationships. RSO is part of a national network of services which provide Help and Support for Separated Families.

18 Junction Rd, Kirkwall KW15 1AB, UK
01856 877750

Home Start Orkney

Provides trained volunteer befrienders to families, who are visited regularly in their own homes, with the volunteers providing a friendly, non-judgemental practical and emotional support.

7 Main St, Kirkwall KW15 1BU, UK
01856 870770

Orkney Rape Crisis Centre

Free and confidential information, advocacy and support to anyone in Orkney (age 13 and over) affected by any form of sexual violence. This includes survivors of sexual violence and their friends, partners and families.

26 Bridge St, Kirkwall KW15 1HR, UK
01856 872 298

Western Isles Rape Crisis Centre

A service for women run by women offering support to women and girls who have been raped or sexually abused at sometime in their lives.

Cromwell Street Quay, Stornoway HS1 2DF, UK
01851 709965

The Oxygen Works

For people with wide range of medical conditions, e.g. MS (Multiple Sclerosis), originating to assist people living with MS, they also help to combat social exclusion through a variety of therapies. For people of all ages, no matter their medical condition.

Burnett Rd, Inverness IV1 1TF, UK
01463 240365

The Highland Children’s Trust

Provide financial support (grants) for families who struggle financially to enable children go on school trips, holidays, purchase school equipment, etc; and for young adults - hardship funds, University grants, expedition/field work support.

105 Castle St, Inverness IV2 3EA, UK

Home Start Inverness

Provides practical and emotional support to families and children through a team of trained volunteers.

Unit G15 The Green House Beechwood Business park, Inverness IV2 3BL, UK
01349 854018 or 01463 667330

Support in Mind Lochaber – Fort William

Welcoming environment for people experiencing mental ill health through a variety of activities aimed at building self-esteem and confidence and promoting recovery.

The Nevis Centre, An Aird, Fort William PH33 6AN, UK
01397 700574 or 07739 216457

Inverness Women’s Aid

Supporting women, children & young people experiencing domestic abuse in Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch & Strathspey: outreach service to women, children and young people living out in the community. Support clients with finding help with legal issues, money & benefits, housing. Help clients attend Court & Children’s Reporters proceedings. Provide emotional support.

2 Anderson St, Inverness IV3 8DF, UK
01463 220719

Gateway- Homeless Trust

Provides a diverse range of accommodation based support packages: self-contained flats, short term shared accommodation and  supported accommodations.

57 Church St, Inverness IV1 1DR, UK
01463 718693

Rape and Sexual Abuse Service Highland

Free and confidential emotional and practical support, information and advocacy for survivors of sexual violence and abuse, their non-abusing partners, family and friends.

38-40 Waterloo Place, Inverness IV1 1NB, UK
03330 066909, Advocacy: 07825 633801

Moray Rape Crisis Centre

Provides free and confidential information, advocacy and support to anyone in Moray (age 11 and over) affected by any form of sexual violence. This includes survivors of sexual violence of all genders and their friends, partners and families.

Elgin, Moray, UK
01343 550407 or 07384 468636

Moray’s Womens Aid

Elgin, Moray, UK

Rape Crisis Grampian

Support and information to anyone over 13 years old who has been raped or sexually abused at any time in their life.

112 Crown St, Aberdeen AB11 6HJ, UK
01224 590932

Aberdeen Cyrenians

Supporting people affected by homelessness, violence, domestic abuse and other forms of social exclusion.

62 Summer St, Aberdeen AB10 1SD, UK

0300 303 0903 (local rate)

Grampian Regional Equality Council (GREC)

Support services for: discrimination, migration, ethnic minorities, community education,

41 Union St, Aberdeen AB11 5BN, UK

Women’s Rape and Sexula Abuse Centre

Support to women, including trans women, and young people of all genders (aged 11-18), who have experienced any form of sexual violence, abuse or exploitation (incuding prostitution) in their lives.

2 Dudhope St, Dundee DD1 1JU, UK
helpline 01382 201 291

Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre

Supports Women 12+ and all genders aged 12 - 18

16 King St, Perth PH2 8JA, UK
Helpline 01738 630965


Local community hub, carers hub, minorities  hub, wellbeing and mental health hub

The Gateway Centre, N Methven St, Perth PH1 5PP, UK

Fife Federation of Tenants and Residents Associations Ltd

Support, advice / information / advocacy /  mediating (between tenant and landlord)

9a Hunter St, Kirkcaldy KY1 1ED, UK
01592 641968

Pink Saltire

Support LGBT people living in rural and suburban areas of Scotland in order to help reduce isolation and to bring people together.

16 E Fergus Pl, Kirkcaldy KY1 1XT, UK
01592 645340

Frontline Fife

Emergency temporary accommodation, housing advice and support, support those at risk of losing their home/ at risk of eviction; Support those living in recovery from addictions, ensure that clients have food and essential items.

59 Viewforth St, Kirkcaldy KY1 3DJ, UK
01592 800430

ADAPT Substance Recovery

Provides assessment of need and referral to specialist drug and alcohol services within the NHS and Third Sector. Several recovery clinics available in Fife - see website for details.

High St, Cowdenbeath KY4 9QU, UK
01592 321321

The Linda Tremble Foundation

Established to bring eating disorder sufferers and carers together in an effort to help support those in need. Support groups in Glenrothes, Kirkaldy and Perth

1 Newark Rd S, Glenrothes KY7 4NS, UK
1592 321229

FEAT – Fife Employment Access Trust

Supporting people with mental health problems to find and sustain work.

6-8 Hanover Ct, Glenrothes KY7 5SB, UK
01592 759371

Girlguiding Fife

Provide a safe environment for young girls and young women to meet and learn new skills and have fun.

Fife, UK
0800 1 69 59 01

Fife Migrants Forum

They work to ensure that Fife is a place where both migrants and local people can celebrate their diversity in a welcoming and safe environment, as well as alleviate the poverty that many migrants experience.

4 Hunter St, Kirkcaldy, UK
0173 856 7076

Fife Gingerbread

Provides information, advice and support service to lone parents and families in need all over Fife. Based in Glenrothes but covers the whole Fife area.

QUEENSWAY INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, Unit 9, Craig Mitchell House, Flemington Rd, Glenrothes KY7 5QH, UK
01592 725 210

Fairway Fife

A Peer Mentoring Charity involving people with learning disabilities from 16 years of age: encourage and support access to social and leisure facilities within our local communities.

4 Victoria St, Dunfermline KY12 0LW, UK
07724 869 332, text: 07435 270105

Fife Rape and Sexual Assult Centre

Free and confidential time limited support to anyone, male or female, who has been raped or sexually assaulted at some point in their lives

38-40 High St, Dysart, Kirkcaldy KY1 1LU, UK
01592 642 336

Argyll and Bute Rape Crisis Centre

Free and confidential support to both women, men and transgender survivors (aged 12 +) of all forms of sexual violence including rape, sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse whether the abuse is recent or historic.

53 Hillfoot St, Dunoon PA23 7DR, UK
0800 121 4685

Forth Valley Rape Crisis Centre

Free and confidential information, advocacy and support to anyone, over 13, in the Forth Valley area (Clackmannanshire, Falkirk and Stirling) affected by sexual violence.

22 Millar Pl, Stirling FK8 1XD, UK
01786 439244

Central Scotland Regional Equality Council (CSREC)

Support and Advice Service (discrimination, hate crime/ hate incident, employment, education, housing well-fare, prevent social isolation, immigration - in collaboration with Ethnic Minorities Law Centre).

1A & 1B Community Education Centre, Park St, Falkirk FK1 1RE, UK
01324 610950

RNIB Edinburgh and Lothians

12-14 Hillside Cres, Edinburgh EH7 5EA, UK

0131 652 3140

Edinburgh Rape Crisis Centre

Free and confidential emotional and practical support, information and advocacy to women, all members of the trans community, non-binary people and young people aged 12-18 in Edinburgh, East and Midlothian, who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives. This includes, rape, sexual assault, sexual abuse, childhood sexual abuse and commercial sexual exploitation.

17 Claremont Cres, Edinburgh EH7 4HX, UK
08088 01 03 02 or text: 07537 410 027

Greater Glasgow Hear to Help

Scotland, UK

07391 017781

Health Opportunities Team

A voluntary sector agency working to improve the social, emotional and sexual health of young people (aged 12-25) in the Portobello/Craigmillar and Liberton/Gilmerton areas of Edinburgh

1A Queen's Walk, Edinburgh EH16 4EA, UK
0131 468 4600

Edinburgh Young Carers

A voluntary organisation that provides respite and support to young people between the ages of 5 and 25 who care for somebody at home.

57 Norton Park, Albion Rd, Edinburgh EH7 5QY, UK
0131 475 2322

Teens +

Provide a service for young people with complex communication needs, autism & its complexities, and behaviours that challenge traditional services.

18 H&K, Liberton Brae, Edinburgh EH16 6AE, UK
Ravenscroft 0131 672 2555 / Liberton Brae 0131 468 4239

Oficina Precaria

Support for the Spanish community in Scotland: legal advice, benefits, welfare, personal development

17 W Montgomery Pl, Edinburgh EH7 5HA, UK

Community Hearing Support Service Ayrshire and Arran

Belford Mill, 21 Riverbank Place, Kilmarnock KA1 3JL, UK


Feniks (Counselling, Personal Development and support services)

Support for Central Eastern European community in Edinburgh and Scotland: Polish victims of domestic abuse, mental health, discrimination

151 London Rd, Edinburgh EH7 6AE, UK


Individual support: referrals, advocacy, help making calls, setting up and attending appointments (e.g. for benefits, health, banking, applying for jobs etc.) as well as bidding for tenancies, Amenities: showers, computer and telephone access, laundry facilities, a store for belongings, correspondence address, Specialist drop-ins: including GP, nurse, vet, Workshops for skill development and recovery: e.g. cooking classes, online skills and support, literacy, art groups etc.

22 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AF, UK
0808 178 2323


Crichton House, 4 Crichton's Cl, Edinburgh EH8 8DT, UK
0131 209 7700

Lanarkshire Rape Crisis Centre

Emotional and practical support to women, and girls over the age of 12 years old who have experienced sexual violence including rape, sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse.

50 Orchard St, Hamilton ML3 6PB, UK
01698 527003

Glasgow and Clyde Rape Crisis Centre

Advocacy service all genders. Help available in multiple languages - see the website for details

30 Bell St, Glasgow G1 1LG, UK
08088 00 00 14

See Me

Support with stigma and metal health discrimination, support for young people who struggle with mental health.

51 Brunswick St, Glasgow G1 1UZ, UK
0141 530 1111

Simon Community

472 Ballater St, Glasgow G5 0QW, UK
0800 027 7466

Rape Crisis Dumfries and Galloway

Free, confidential, support, advocacy and information to anyone (age 12 and over) affected by any form of sexual violence.

1a Irving St, Dumfries DG1 1EL, UK
01387 253113

Star Centre

Offers free and confidential support to anyone aged 13+ who has experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives.

40A Portland Rd, Kilmarnock, UK
01563 544686

Scottish Borders Rape Crisis Centre

Support, information and advocacy for all woman and girls in the Scottish Borders who have experienced rape or sexual violence. LGBT inclusive.

1 Wilderhaugh, Galashiels TD1 1QJ, UK
01896 661 070 or 07584 149 691

Fresh Start Borders

Provide starter packs of basic household essentials to clients who move to their new house.

20 Mill Street, Selkirk, Scottish Borders TD7 5AD, UK

Citizens Advice Scotland

Personal, one-to-one advice and information on employment, housing, debt, benefits and consumer issues like energy bills

Age Scotland

Care and support; legal and family issues; mental health; dementia; wellbeing; housing; energy saving; support against fraud and scam; benefits

Scotland, UK
0800 12 44 222

Age Concern Scotland

A useful list of charities and services for elderly people in Scotland. This charity supports elderly people who are victims of abuse

Alzheimer Scotland

Their aim is to make sure nobody faces dementia alone. They provide support and information to people with dementia, their carers and families; campaign for the rights of people with dementia and fund vital dementia research.

Scotland, UK
0808 808 3000

Children 1st

Scotland, UK
08000 28 22 33

Children’s Hospices Across Scotland

For children with life-shortening conditions

Bernando’s Scotland

Protecting children from sexual abuse.

The Scottish Child Law Centre

Scotland, UK
0800 328 8970 or 0300 3301421

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

Scotland, UK


Gun and knife crime, domestic abuse, anxiety, bereavement

Scotland, UK
0800 1111


Support, accommodation, mentoring and counselling for under 25’s. They have centres across Scotland

Scotland, UK
0141 565 1200

Scottish Women’s Aid

Support women, children and young adults who are victims of domestic abuse

Scotland, UK
0800 027 1234


Support for women and children who are victims of domestic abuse

Scotland, UK
0808 2000 247

Scottish Women’s Rights Centre

For women seeking legal advice after abuse.

Scottish Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline

Scotland, UK
0800 027 1234

AMIS (Abused Men in Scotland)

Support centres in all major cities in Scotland for men who are victims of domestic abuse

Scotland, UK
0808 800 0024

Brothers in Arms

Provide support for men in Scotland of any age, feeling down, stressed or anxious, to find help when they need it, without fear of failure.

Scotland, UK

Home Start

Support for families/single parents with children/family members facing domestic abuse, etc

One Parent Families Scotland

Support families with single parents with wellbeing, benefits, financial advice, support after separating from partners, support for single parents whose children may be challenging.

Parenting Across Scotland

Support for parents and families in Scotland.

Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs

Provides listening support and advice to anyone concerned about someone else’s alcohol or drug use.

Scotland, UK

08080 10 10 11

Families Outside

Charity for families affected by imprisonment.

Scotland, UK

0800 254 0088

Relationship Scotland

Relationship counselling, family mediation, child contact centre, family support.


Phone support across Scotland. organisation for people affected by homicide or suicide in Scotland. Service provision is FREE and we provides a safe and confidential environment where those experiencing bereavement and traumatic loss, through murder or suicide can receive support, one to one counselling and other therapies. This service provision includes children and young people.

Scotland, UK
01698 324502


Provides a range of services to individuals of all ages with a variety of needs including learning disabilities, physical disabilities, autism and dementia. Call the helpline for information about local branches.

Scotland, UK
0300 131 3333

Enable Scotland

Working to make life better for people who have a learning disability (enables them  to find work, develop their skills and live the life they choose)– and their families.

Scotland, UK
0300 0200 101

Capability Scotland

Delivers exemplary care, support and education for disabled children and adults across Scotland.

Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)

Sight loss advice, Eye health information, support and counselling; money, benefits and finance advice; online shop for eye products.

Scotland, UK
0303123 9999

Sense Scotland

Services for their children (and their families), who were affected by deafblindness, many because of maternal rubella.

Scotland, UK
0300 330 9292

The Richmond Fellowship Scotland

Supports people with a broad range of needs (Autism spectrum disorder, learning disabilities, mental health, positive behaviour support,young people in transition, forensic support, alcohol related brain damage, alcohol and drugs misuse, older people with dementia) to live as independently as possible in their own homes and communities. Services across Scotland - check the website for detail.

Scotland, UK
0845 013 6300

Shelter Scotland

Housing advice: evictions, benefits, private renting, deposits, etc.

Scotland, UK
0808 800 4444

Bethany Christian Trust

Support people with: housing, education and employment, addiction recovery, emotional well-being, street outreach, community integration, offending reduction and social support (Glasgow, Edinburgh, Bathgate, Dundee, Aberdeen, Dumfries and Fife)

Scotland, UK
0131 561 8930

Stonewall Scotland

Provide support for LGBT community in Scotland: discrimination, asylum, disability, coming out, hate crime, support for parents, employers, and schools).

LGBT Health and Wellbeing

Support for all people who explore their sexuality or gender identity: emotional support, domestic abuse, hate crime, sexual health

Scotland, UK
0300 123 2523

Scottish Association for Mental Health

Homelessnes, addictions, community education, employment, suicide prevention, peer support, horticulture) various locations across Scotland

Scotland, UK
0141 530 1000


Supported accommodation, self harm and suicide prevention, homelessness, supporting living services, Alcohol Related Brain Damage, peer work) Aberdeen (North area) 01224 642 854; Edinburgh (East area) 0131 221 9607; Glasgow (West area) 0141 229 2580

Breathing Space

A confidential phone line for anyone in Scotland over the age of 16, feeling low, anxious or depressed.

Scotland, UK
0800 83 85 87

Modern Slavery Helpline

Scotland, UK
08000 121 700

Migrant Help

Slavery and human trafficking, refugee resettlement, EUSS, interpreting

Scotland, UK
0141 884 7900 (daytime) 0141 212 8553 (out of hours)


Provides support to women trafficked for commercial sexual exploitation

Scotland, UK
0141 276 7724

Rape Crisis Scotland

Rape support centres in many cities across Scotland. Support available in multiple languages - see the website for details.

Scotland, UK
08088 01 03 02

Victim Support Scotland

Free and confidential information, emotional support and practical assistance to people affected by crime, including victims, witnesses and their families and friends.

Scotland, UK
0800 160 1985

Royal Association for Deaf People (RAD)

Possibility to organise a webcam appointment to get assistance with the EUSS application.

Contact Scotland BSL

Scotland’s National BSL interpreting video relay services

Hearing Loss Scotland

Scotland, UK
Call 0141 341 5330 or text 07388227407

HIV Scotland

Support for people with HIV or those who think they may be infected.

Scotland, UK
131 558 3713

Community Renewal

EUSS project funded to assist and support the Roma Community within Glasgow.

343 Victoria Road, Glasgow G42 7SA, UK
0141 483 8910

PKAVS – Perth & Kinross Association of Voluntary Service Ltd

PKAVS provides a general service which includes weekly drop-in sessions and community outreach. Their service is open to all EU citizens living in Perth & Kinross who need extra support to apply for settled status. PKVAS also provide information & support via Freephone helpline for community members. The line is available 10am-2pm weekdays on 0800 0092965

North Methven Street, Perth PH1 5PP, UK
0173 856 7076

Positive Action in Housing

Positive Action in Housing provides a specialist service which includes drop-in outreach sessions and appointments for the Roma community, the elderly and homeless people.

Scotland, UK
0141 353 2220

Simon Community Scotland – Streetwork

Simon Community Scotland help the homeless, and those at risk of homelessness, apply to the EU Settlement Scheme. They can support EEA nationals to gather any evidence needed. For example, replacing out of date passports or ID cards, and to make their application online with translation support if necessary.

Scotland, UK
0131 557 0655