Our Projects

 

 

Community Advice Project - our LEADER funded advice project continues to be delivered within the rural areas of West Lothian providing advice and support to residents.  Please pop in to one of the sessions.

 

Budgeting and Financial Workshops for Welfare Reforms - this LEADER funded project has a financial literacy worker based in the community delivering a variety of budgeting and financial workshops and seminars to individuals and groups.   To have a workshop delivered to your group or find out the nearest one near you to access please contact the office.  

 

Financial and Legal Inclusion for Seniors and Carers  (FLISC)  - working in partnership with the Senior Peoples Forum the FLISC project saw roadshows and advice delivered to the senior community and produced our Guide to Financial Choices handbook which is available in either hard copy or PDF format.  22,000 booklets have been delivered across West Lothian but if you wish one to be sent to you please use the enquiry form.

 

Free Law Clinic - WLFIN ran a pilot Law Clinic in partnership with Strathclyde University Law Clinic from June until September 2012.  These weekly two hour sessions saw 26  members of the public accessing free legal advice and assistance with issues such as benefits appeals, Child Support Agency issues, employment issues and residency cases.