Granton Information Centre

134-138 West Granton Road, Edinburgh, EH5 1PE, Tel: 01315511459

Free and Confidential advice on benefits, debt, housing and employment.

For housing advice (including fuel and council tax), phone for an appointment on Monday or Wednesday morning.  For general advice, phone for an appointment. Patients at Muirhouse Medical centre can see Advice Worker, Tues 2pm-4pm.

Muirhouse Citizens Advice Bureau

31-33 Pennywell Road, Edinburgh, Tel: 0131 510 5510

Drop in Monday to Friday 9:30am-12:30pm

The Advice Shop (City of Edinburgh Council)

249 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1YJ, Tel: 2002360,,

Money, welfare rights, council tax and fuel and debt advice

Drop in Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8.30am-4.30pm

Shelter, The Houisng and Homelessness Charity

Phone on Adviser on 08088004444, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Housing Option Team(Cit of Edinburgh Council)

Tel: 01315297438,

Call in Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8.30am-5pm, Tues 10am-5pm, Friday 8.30am-3.40pm

Civil Legal Assistance

91 Haymarket Terrace, Tel: 03132401960 or email:,

Gives legal help to people affected by the economic downturn and particularly people facing eviction or mortgage repossession.

Edinburgh Cyrenians

Tel: 01314752354 or email:,

Offers advice on problems with your landlord, difficulty claiming benefits, or paying rent, mortgage or other debts.

Housing Benefit Inquiries (City of Edinburgh Council)

Income and Benefits, Customer Service, Corporate Government, PO Box 1233, Edinburgh, EH7 9DN, Tel: -01316081111, Email:,

Drylaw Police Station

in an emergency call 999, to contact the police station call 101

Muirhouse Doctors Surgery

Tel : 01315374343

Muirhouse All Care Centre

Te: 01312865200


Tel: 01313152666