Advice Direct Scotland - Kinship Care Helpline
Helpline: 0808 800 0006

Description of service

Kinship Care is a Scottish Government funded project which delivers advice to those carers who look after children officially on behalf of a Local Authority. Citizens Advice Direct provides financial based advice on behalf of Kinship, with common advice requests including payments to carers, benefits assessments and the impact on benefits claims.

Key Focus

Advice for carers

Age Range


Opening Times

Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm

Area Of Operation


Referral Method

Self referral

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