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 these key target groups:

  • lone parent household
  • living in a workless household
  • low income household

We can help

Contact us 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 the financial help available.

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 pandemic.

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 at Aberlour Urgent Assistance Fund.

Contact Information


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