Money Matters provides advice to any resident of North Ayrshire on welfare rights, assistance or representation in relation to benefits.
You can access Money Matters services by:
- Calling 01294 310456
- Emailing email@example.com
- Asking at your local Health and Social Care Partnership office. Home visits may be available if you are unable to visit a local office.
People with long term health conditions
People with cancer
Parents of disabled children
Single people and families in work and on low incomes
People out of work
People facing redundancy
Many people have been affected by ‘sanctions’ to their payment of Universal Credit, Employment Support Allowance and Job Seekers Allowance. These decisions can be challenged by asking for a Mandatory Review or appealing.
For more information, download our Benefit Sanctions leaflet (PDF, 119kb).
Macmillan benefit service
Macmillan nurses can make referrals to Money Matters on behalf of people affected by cancer. If your diagnosis is terminal you are entitled to have your application for Personal Independence Payments (PIP)/Disability Living Allowance (DLA), Universal Credit and Employment Support Allowance (ESA) fast tracked.
We can help people affected by cancer with:
Applying for benefits and tax credits
Appeals against benefit decisions
Access to charitable grants
Costs such as travel to hospital
Transport concessions (e.g. Blue Badge)
Advice about debt problems
- To find out how we can help, please call 01294 310456 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Money Matters, North Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership, Bridgegate House, Irvine KA12 8BD