Dundee - Other Support
Use the contacts below for help or to find out more information.
Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) – 01382 307494
Dundee Citizens Advice Bureau are involved in many projects across Dundee and Scotland. Their projects are designed to help us assist you with any problems you have ranging from debt management to assistance with court actions and leaving the armed services.
Welfare Rights Service – 01382 431167
The Welfare Rights Team can help Dundee residents sort out a wide range of benefit and tax credit problems.
Penumbra Nova Project Dundee – 01382 223 487
Penumbra’s Nova Project is a peer support scheme which encourages people with mental health problems to get involved in their community and offers flexible support to enable them to do so. Staff work with people in the city and surrounding area, helping them to access mainstream activities.
DAMH (Dundee Association for Mental Health) – 01382 227288
Dundee Association for Mental Health tries where possible to provide facilities within the community for people suffering from or recovering from the effects of mental ill health and their friends and relatives. The Association believes that an emphasis should be placed on the concept of recovery.
Dundee City Alcohol and Drugs Partnership
The ADP is responsible for the implementation of national policies in relation to substance misuse at a local level and for measuring NHS HEAT Targets for access to substance misuse treatment and care services.
Addaction Dundee – 01382 206888
An initial point of contact for anyone experiencing difficulties with their own or someone else's substance (drug and/or alcohol) use.
Tayside Council on Alcohol (TCA) – 01382 456012
TCA can offer support, information, advice and counselling services for those concerned about their own or another person's use of alcohol.
The WEB Project: Key To Change – 01382 458128
Young people (age 10-25) can get in touch re: any issues relating to drugs, alcohol & sexual health to seek support.
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Dundee Voluntary Action - 01382 305 700
Promoting and supporting local community and voluntary action
If you are involved with a charity, community group, or voluntary organisation, or are looking to get involved in your local community, then we offer a range of support services of interest to you.
Dundee Independent Advocacy Service 01382 205515
Provides support to adults aged 21 and over who have mental health challenges, learning or physical disabilities and people over aged 65.
Barnardos – 01382 640309
Barnardos works towards the prevention of domestic abuse and enable families to live without fear of domestic abuse. We can help by providing 1:1 support to help victims deal with past and ongoing experiences, facilitate group work and undertake work with children and young people.
If you find yourself in hospital or are visiting someone in hospital and would value someone to talk to, please ask a member of staff to contact a Chaplain. This service is available 24 hours a day, every day.
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.