Help managing the cost-of-living increases
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Help managing the cost-of-living increases

Where to get advice and support in Renfrewshire

Do you need immediate financial support?

You may be eligible for a Crisis Grant

To learn more visit the MyGov.Scot website: www.mygov.scot/scottish-welfare-fund/crisis-grants 

For further guidance, please get in touch with one of the following organisations:


Do you need fuel & energy support?

Renfrewshire Council Energy Management Unit
For help with energy advocacy and access to available grants or fuel vouchers

  • 0300 300 0300
  • emu@renfrewshire.gov.uk 

Renfrewshire Citizens Advice Bureau
For free and impartial energy advice.

Home Energy Scotland
For help to reduce energy bills & tackle climate change.


Do you need mental health support?

If you are feeling overwhelmed please talk to someone you trust or contact FIRST Crisis:


Do you need immediate access to food?

Request a Foodbank Voucher

Access an emergency 3-day food parcel from the Renfrewshire Foodbank, available for individuals and families who are in need. Vouchers can be issued by a number of agencies including:


Other Local Food Support Options

Darkwood Crew

Tannahill Centre, 76 Blackstoun Rd, Paisley, PA3 1NT
T: 07309 862 681 | www.darkwoodcrew.co.uk


EBI Unites

Project Space within Erskine Church of the Nazarene Rashielee Avenue Erskine, PA8 6HA
E. ebiunites@hotmail.com | www.ebi.scot


Lochwinnoch Community Larder

Lochhead Ave, Lochwinnoch, PA12 4AW


Star Project Community Food Pantry

12-14 Wallace Street, Paisley PA3 2BU
T. 0141 889 5850 | www.facebook.com/STARPantryPlus


Station 7, Active Communities Pantry

7 Quarry Street, Johnstone, PA5 8DY
T. 01505 801 501 | E. info@activecommunities.co.uk | www.activecommunities.co.uk/station-seven

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