Angus - Other Support


Use the contacts below for help or to find out more information.


During Covid 19 Pandemic some services will be restricted but will still offer support by phone


Angus Carers – 01241 439157

We provide information, advice and range of services to carer located in Angus and the surrounding areas.


Tayside Carers Support Project (Support in Mind)

Tayside Carers Support Project provides a range of services to support carers of people with a mental illness.

Address: Based within Angus Independent Advocacy, 62 High Street, Arbroath, DD11 1AW

Mobile: 07734 739667


This is a part time role – Office days: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday


Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB)

Arbroath 01241 870661

Forfar 01307 467096

Montrose 01674 673263

Angus Citizens Advice Bureau are designed to help assist you with any problems you have ranging from debt management to assistance with court actions etc.


Angus Alcohol and Drugs Partnership

Comprises senior representatives from statutory and voluntary sector organisations.  This multi-agency group will ensure the delivery of key outcomes to address substance misuse in Angus; influence the planning and commissioning of substance misuse services and ensure that the provision of these services meets local needs and priorities.


Focus on Alcohol Angus (FoAA)

The Focus on Alcohol Angus project aims to support positive change around the use of alcohol – Changing thinking about drinking!



Twitter - @focusonalcohol

Facebook – Focus on Alcohol Angus

Get the app - here


Tayside Council on Alcohol (TCA) – 01241 822502

TCA can offer support, information, advice and counselling services for those concerned about their own or another person's use of alcohol.

Address: 22-24 Catherine Street, Arbroath, DD11 1RL


Tayside Substance Misuse Service (TSMS) – 01241 435820

An NHS Tayside facility which provides assessment and treatment for individuals experiencing alcohol and drug dependency.


Angus Women’s Aid – 01241 439437

Provides confidential information and support to women, children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse and live in Angus


WRASAC (Women’s Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre)

We provide free and confidential support services to women and girls aged 13 years and over who have been raped, sexually abused or sexually exploited at any time in their life.

Our Helpline: 01382 201 291

Rape Crisis Scotland Helpline (6pm – 12am): 08088 01 03 02



Barnardo’s Family Service Angus – 01241 873146

Hopscotch provides support to young people affected by their parents alcohol and/or substance misuse problems through its confidential counselling service and groupwork provision.

Supporting parents, carers and families in the community and advice aimed at supporting vulnerable children and their families.

Offering mental health and therapeutic support.  Providing counselling, information, advice and guidance on recovering and rebuilding family relationships.

Raising awareness of sexually harmful behaviour.



Welfare Rights Service – 03452 777 778

Provide free, independent and confidential advice on benefits and debt options for people living in Angus.


Money Crisis App

Are you having worries about finance?  There is help available for you.

You can download the Money Crisis App and it can direct you to the possible options that may be right for you.

The app can also be used by professionals who are looking for ways to help someone in financial difficulties. Available for Android or Apple devices.