Armed Services Advice Project

Poppyscotland works in partnership with the Scottish Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux which, through trained advisers, offers specialist guidance on a wide range of issues including benefits, debt, housing and employment.

Lots of the difficulties encountered by people in the Armed Forces community are shared by those from other walks of life. Others are not. In either case ASAP can help.

Call the ASAP helpline on 0808 800 1007 from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. Alternatively visit your local Citizens Advice Bureau or click here

“The help I received from ASAP lifted an enormous weight off my shoulders and let me get on with my life.” Frank

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