THE HUB Tayside, Fife and Central Housing Options

Facebook Icon

Fife Council > Financial & Welfare Benefits > Welfare Rights: Income Maximisation

The results of your search are displayed below.

Citizens Advice and Rights Fife

Local Authority Area Search: Fife Council
Provider/Agency: Citizens Advice and Rights Fife
Name of service/project: Citizens Advice and Rights Fife

Address: Various office locations - St Andrews, Cupar, Leven, Glenrothes, Kirkcaldy, Cowdenbeath, Dunfermline
Telephone: 03451400095 (General Advice) / 03451400094 (Debt Advice Line) / 03451400092 (Welfare Reform Advice Line)
Service Opening Hours: Online self-help advice service via website 24/7. Office hours differ by location

Services Provided
Services provided: Free confidential, independent and impartial advice; pre-arranged and drop-in appointments.
Accommodation provider: No
Information advice & advocacy: Information, Advice and Advocacy
Care & Support: Refer to other providers
Education, training & employment: Refer to other providers
Health & wellbeing: Refer to other providers
Practical assistance:Information & advice, Legal advice / advocacy services, Budgeting/financial management, assisting in appeals, form completion.

Other Information
Gender: All genders
Age Group: All Age Groups
Other Information: All CARF offices in Fife are for use by Fife residents only. Any resident of Fife is entitled to use any CARF office. MacMillan Service available for those affected by cancer: 03451400091. Text service for deaf community: 07872677904. British Sign Language interpretation available via online service

Cosy Kingdom

Local Authority Area Search: Fife
Provider/Agency: Cosy Kingdom
Name of service/project: Cosy Kingdom

Address: Greener Kirkcaldy, 8 East Fergus Place, Kirkcaldy
Postcode: KY1 1XT
Telephone: 01592 807930, or, text COSY and your name to 88440
Email Address:
Service Opening Hours: Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri: 9:30am – 4:30pm. Wed 12:30pm – 4:30pm

Services Provided
Services provided: Cosy Kingdom is a free and impartial energy and debt advice service available to all tenants and homeowners across Fife. Our energy advisors can help you find practical and affordable ways to save energy, understand your gas and electricity bills and tariffs, switch supplier, advise on gas and electricity utility debt and help with Warm Home Discount. We can also provide free benefit checks and offer a free handy service for those eligible for free energy saving measures.
Accommodation provider: No
Information advice & advocacy: Yes
Practical assistance:Yes

Other Information
Gender: All
Age Group: 16+
Other Information: We’re a partnership between Greener Kirkcaldy, St Andrews Environmental Network and Citizens Advice & Rights Fife which has already helped over 5,000 householders reduce their energy use and stay cosy.