Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Financial Inclusion Pathways

East Ayrshire Works Financial Inclusion Pathways is a recently re-launched European Social Fund Operation to help people who are struggling in this difficult and challenging time.

Our particular service focuses on helping people of working age with finance or debt issues and who are unable to afford the  basics in life

Our aim is to help maximise living standards, reduce stress and improve quality of life by making sure that clients can access all the help available through ourselves and our partner agencies.

Our team can can help anyone living in  East Ayrshire who falls into any of the key target groups detailed below

  • Lone parent household
  • Living in a workless household
  • Low income household

We can help

If you or someone you know needs advice about

  • debt/finances
  • knowing who to talk to about their worries
  • how to access help
  • meeting basic needs

Please contact us:

We're here to help. We deal with any enquiries in complete confidence. We will help and signpost in any way we can. We work closely with all our partners to arrange any other possible assistance and work continuously with individuals/families to help them achieve positive outcomes.

Find out more about financial and food help available here

Aberlour Urgent Assistance Fund

Aberlour’s Urgent Assistance Fund can provide cash grants to help families with children (aged 21 and under) who are suffering extreme hardship, including the impact of the Coronavirus.

Applications must be endorsed and submitted by a sponsor, acting in their professional capacity. Examples of eligible sponsors include social workers, health care professionals, teachers, clergy, and third sector organisations.  Applications from individuals cannot be accepted. Find out more and download an application form on the Aberlour Urgent Assistance Fund webpage

 

 

Contact Information

 

Financial Services Inclusion Manager
East Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership
The Johnnie Walker Bond
15 Strand Street
Kilmarnock
KA1 1HU
Telephone: 01563 503345