Advice Direct Scotland - Advice on debt, consumer issues and practical Coronavirus help 

Age Scotland - Information, advice and services for older people. 

Alzheimer Scotland - national dementia support organisation

Asthma UK - Support for people with Asthma 

British Lung Foundation - Support for people with Lung conditions 

British Heart Foundation - Support for people with Heart & Circulatory conditions 

Carers UK - Support for unpaid carers

Children 1st - Protecting children from abuse and neglect

Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland - Help and rehabilitation for people with chest, heart or stroke conditions

Diabetes UK - Support for people with Diabetes

Enable - Support for people with a Learning Disability  - with an "In your area" option to search for Renfrewshire resources

Epilepsy Scotland - Information and support for people affected by epilepsy

Erskine - Care and support for ex-service men, women and their families

Macmillan - Range of support for people with Cancer, links to option to search for local resources

MS Society - Support for people with Multiple Sclerosis

One Parent Families Scotland - Support and advice for single parents

Rape Crisis Scotland - Support for anyone affected by sexual violence; Glasgow and Clyde Helpline: 08088 00 00 14

RNIB - Information, advice and services for people with visual impairment

RNID in ScotlandInformation, advice and services for people with hearing impairment

Samaritans - Support for people struggling to cope, free 24 Hr helpline 116 1123

Scottish Association for Mental Health - Support for living with or supporting someone to live with Mental Health issues

Scottish Huntington's Association - Specialist family support services for people affected by Huntington's disease

Scottish Refugee Council - Support for refugees and asylum seekers

Scottish Women's Aid - Help for women, children and young people affected by domestic abuse

Sense Scotland - Support for individuals and families affected by deafblindness

Shelter Scotland - Advice on all apsects of housing including homelessness, money, eviction

St Andrew's Healthcare - Specialist support for mental health issues

Veterans Scotland - Information on the range of support available to veterans in Scotland

Victim Support Scotland - Information and support for people affected by crime

We Are With You - Support for addiction and mental health problems; formerly Addaction

White Ribbon Scotland - Campaign to involve men in tackling violence against women

Young Scot - National entitlement card, information and support for people aged 11-26 in Scotland


The Scottish Government provides advice and detailed listings of support organisations for: 


Relationship counselling

Domestic violence