COVID-19 - Important Info & help Given the current climate we understand people may be struggling in different ways. Please click the heading to find out which local help is available to you. This page covers issues from foodbanks, money worries to the various scams you need to be aware of.
Job Start PaymentYoung people urged to check out Job Start Payment - This payment is now £252.50, or £404 if the applicant has children and is available to young people who have been on certain benefits for 6 months or more. This payment could help with travel costs or could be used for clothing, lunches and other expenses that need to be met before someone receives their first salary.
Total Homes Co-operativeNeed affordable furniture or been refused a grant from the Scottish Welfare Fund? Click on the heading to find out how Total Homes Co-operative can help.
FREE SUMMER HOLIDAYS FOOD TAKEAWAY FOR LOCAL CHILDREN & FAMILIESDuring the summer school break (Mon 28 June - Fri 13 August), the Platform team will be providing free meal bags to local children and their families to take away and eat at home. Meals can be collected between 11.30am and 1pm from The Bridge car park. Social distancing measures will be in place and we ask that you wear a mask when queuing/collecting.
£130 Low Income Payment £130 Low Income Payment available from Glasgow City Council.
Find out if you are eligible and how to get the payment by clicking on the heading.