Useful Links

Our mission at the CAB is to help you as much as possible, and generally this involves pointing you in the direction of the organisations that can provide the assistance you need with your issue.

Here are some links to other websites which you will hopefully find useful:

Please note we assume no responsibility for the content or availability of linked websites and links should not be considered endorsements of the of the linked websites or any of its’ operators.

AdviceGuide – Advice on a wide range of topics from Citizens Advice Scotland

Citizens Advice Scotland – Organisation for all Citizens Advice Bureaux in Scotland

Highland Council

Scottish Government

UK Government

Your Councillors, MSPs and MPs

BBC Consumer – Consumer advice

Which? – Consumer rights advice

Financial Conduct Authority – Consumer advice and grievance handling for financial products

Financial Ombudsman – Settles disputes between financial services and customers

Financial Services Compensation Scheme – Support for customers failed by banks or financial services

Moneyfacts – Price comparison for financial products and utilities

ACAS – Employment issues advice

My World of Work – Employment help and advice

Remploy – Support for disabled people in finding work

Universal Jobsmatch – Search/apply for jobs in Great Britain and abroad

Cruse Scotland – Bereavement support

Relate – Counselling, support and information for all relationships

Relationship Counselling Highland – Help for those experiencing difficulties in their relationship

Sorting Out Seperation – Help with legal and personal seperation issues

Age UK – Advice for older people on health and social issues

Birchwood Highland – Support for those with mental/ill health issues

Headway Highland – Support for those with brain injuries

Highland Alcohol & Drugs Partnership – Info & advice on substance abuse in the Highland area

NHS 24 – Health advice and out-of-hours care (Telephone number: 111)

NHS Highland – Info about health services and wellbeing

RNIB – Support for blind and partially sighted people

Albyn Housing Society – Affordable social housing in the Highlands

Highland Homeless Trust – Help for those with housing issues

Homelessness advice from Shelter Scotland

Housing advice from Citizens Advice Scotland

New Start Highland – Housing support (in Inverness) and help with training and home furnishing for those in need

Council Tax (Highland Council)

Energy Saving Trust Scotland – Help on saving money on your energy bills

Financial Conduct Authority – Consumer advice and grievance handling for financial products

HM Revenue & Customs – Information on tax, tax credits and National Insurance contributions

Money Advice Scotland – Help for those with money problems

Money Management – Advice from Citizens Advice Scotland

National Debt Line Scotland – Free, confidential helpline for those with debt problems

Options for dealing with debt – Advice from Citizens Advice Scotland

Dealing with priority debts – Advice from Citizens Advice Scotland

Payplan – Free debt management plans, IVAs and debt advice

TV Licensing – Purchase or find out about TV licences

UK Power – Price comparison website for gas and electricity suppliers

UK Tax Calculators