Support and Help

Please see below for information on:

  • Food Resources - where you can access food in Aberdeen 
  • Mental Health - who to contact for help and support
  • Loneliness and Isolation - who to contact for help and support
  • Domestic Abuse - information and support

Domestic Abuse

For advice and support with domestic abuse, visit Grampian Women's Aid for more information.

Where to find Financial Advice

Food Resources

See information on where free meals are available at various times throughout the week in Aberdeen.

  1. Apply to the Scottish Welfare Fund / Aberdeen City Council or phone 0800 030 4713
  2. Somebody Cares Megastore (Purchase Furniture), Hazledene Road, Aberdeen, AB15 8QU. Open Monday – Friday 9.30am – 4.30pm and Saturday 9.30am – 5pm phone 01224 313453
  3. Gumtree
  4. Facebook
  5. Aberdeen helping hands

Health and Mental Wellbeing
Legal Assistance
Loneliness and Isolation
  • Age Scotland Friendship Line - when you need friendship and support, call Age Scotland Friendship Line about absolutely anything
  • Aberdeen Linking Lives - a befriending service aimed at older people who find themselves requiring some extra friendship and support. Please note there will be restrictions on new referrals but all organisations are available to contact for help, advice and information.
  • Poppy Scotland - for help and advice to the Armed Forces community
  • NHS inform: A new national health information service providing a co-ordinated approach and a single source of quality assured health information for the public in Scotland.
  • NHS Health Scotland: Scotland’s health improvement agency.

Property Assistance