East Lothian Council

Universal Credit

Can East Lothian Council help you financially?

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Discretionary Housing Payment 

You may be eligible for a Discretionary Housing Payment to help with your rent costs.

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Scottish Welfare Fund 

You can also apply to the Scottish Welfare Fund for a crisis grant.  

Grants may be available to meet expenses that have arisen as a result of an emergency or disaster in order to avoid serious damage or serious risk to the health and safety of an applicant or their family

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East Lothian Council, PO Box 13251, Haddington, EH41 3HA

Telephone: 01875 824314

East Lothian Council, PO Box 13258, Haddington, EH41 3YA

Telephone: 01620 827528

East Lothian Council, PO Box 13264, Haddington, EH41 3YG

Telephone: 01620 827959

PO Box 13261, Haddington, EH41 3YG

Telephone: 01620 827730/827729

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.