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Rent and Benefits Advice

For Govanhill Housing Association Tenants

To speak to someone about your rent, including if you are having trouble paying your rent please phone

Sandra Murray: 0141 433 2141

Avril White: 0141 636 3662

Loraine Jennings: 0141 636 3672

Make sure you are claiming everything you are entitled to by seeking advice from our welfare rights team. Please phone 0141 636 3686 or email welfarerights@govanhillha.org

For Tenants of Other Associations/Private Landlords

Citizens Advice Scotland

Welfare rights and benefits support.

Glasgow Disability Alliance

Welfare rights advice and support for disabled people in Glasgow.

Glasgow’s Golden Generation

Welfare rights and benefit advice for older people in Glasgow.

The COVID-19 Tenant Grant Fund

The COVID-19 Tenant Grant Fund helps tenants in private rented housing who are at risk of eviction due to financial hardship as a direct result of the pandemic. The grant payment will be issued directly to landlords to help reduce or pay off any rent arrears that have built up between 23 March 2020 & 9 August 2021. The grants do not need to be repaid. For more information email

TenantGrantFund@glasgow.gov.uk or visit https://www.glasgow.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=27853

Money Advice

Govanhill Law Centre

Money and debt advice admin@govanlc.com   0141 433 2665

Citizens Advice Scotland

Comprehensive advice on debt online at www.citizensadvice.org.uk/scotland/debt-and-money/

The nearest Citizens Advice Bureau to Govanhill is in Bridgeton: 0141 554 0336

The nearest citizens advice to Merrylee is in Castlemilk: 0141 634 0338.

Money Advice Scotland

Support with money worries and have a telephone and text service. https://www.moneyadvicescotland.org.uk/