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Improving Finances

Support Advice Finance Education

You could be missing out on benefits that you are eligible for. Contact CFINE’s SAFE Team for budgeting advice or a free benefit check.

SAFE stands for Support, Advice, Finance and Education. We will work with you to help you navigate the welfare system and ensure you are claiming the benefits you are entitled to, to improve your household income. In addition, we offer support to ensure you have the digital skills to manage your benefits, and we provide budgeting advice so you can better manage your personal finances.

The SAFE team offers a person-centred support service and can respond to complex issues and needs that you may have.

What support is available?

  • Benefits and budgeting advice
  • Volunteering to improve your employability skills
  • Credit Union membership
  • Digital skills training
  • Applying for crisis loans and community care grants
  • Skills development training through volunteering

This initiative is funded by the Fairer Aberdeen Fund and The Scottish Government.

Please fill out the referral form below to contact the S.A.F.E. Team. Alternatively, you can reach us on 01224 531386 Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm.

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Read some of our success stories. Over the last year, we had turned around xxx people’s life by maximising their household income and helping them gain new vocational and life skills.

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