The Huntly Hub

COVID-19 – Coronavirus – Office Closure Office Closure

Due to the recent crisis, we have decided to close our office until further notice.

If you need urgent advice please contact us using the following methods.

Advice@GordonRural.org.uk

07398 900177
07454 312797

WhatsApp & Text Messages are also monitored on the above numbers.

The Huntly Hub

Our office in Huntly is the base for The Huntly Hub; a multi-agency project incorporating Gordon Rural Action, Job Centre Plus, Momentum, Enable, Barnardo’s, Home Energy Scotland, Aberdeenshire North Food Bank and a variety of other partners.

Gordon Rural Action offers a wide range of free, confidential, impartial and independent advice and digital access on a range of issues including Scottish Security Scotland Benefit applications, (Best Start Grants, Best Start Food Card, Carers Supplement, Young Carers Grant, Funeral Support Payment), Scottish Welfare Fund Applications, Universal Credit Applications and Journal updates, Warm Home Discount, Blue Badge Application, Housing Applications (e.g. Apply4Homes), Council Tax Reduction / Housing Benefit.

You can access our Supported Digital Access Service on a drop in basis, 5 days a week, 10am-3pm

Through The Huntly Hub you can also access appointments with the Job Centre Plus and our Partner organisations provide drop in Advice and Information. Aberdeenshire North Food Bank also has its Huntly unit within The Huntly Hub and Gordon Rural Action assist them by providing help to those in need with food vouchers and emergency food boxes
Gordon Rural Action can also assist in Signposting you to the organisation best place to offer advice, whatever your concern or issue.

Debt Advice

We can help with simple debt issues and provide referrals for more complicated cases. We are currently unable to provide complex debt arrangement or assist in sequestration matters, if you need help in those then please contact one of the charities below.

Step Change

Our expert advice helps you deal with your debts and get the support you need. You can get advice online or over the phone, and we’ll recommend a range of practical debt solutions based on your situation.

PayPlan Scotland

Our specialist division, PayPlan Scotland, specialises in providing tailored advice and guidance for residents in Scotland who are experiencing debt problems.

Debt Advice Foundation

Debt Advice Foundation is a registered national debt advice and education charity offering free, confidential support and advice to anyone worried about loans, credit and debt. Because we’re a debt charity, you can be sure that the advice we provide is impartial and based solely on what is best for you.

My Money Steps

My Money Steps will guide you through some questions about your income, your spending and your debts. We will use this information to help you work out the best way to deal with your debts and give you step-by-step help and support to get back in control.

If you would like to know more about any of the services we offer, then please click here for our contact information or drop by The Huntly Hub.