EA Money can be found at www.eamoney.co.uk and is a partnership involving a number of local organisations who can provide services to assist individuals tackle the issues surrounding poverty & welfare reform, whether that be benefit advice, sanctions, appeal representation, debt advice, advocacy or looking to get back into work.


By going to the How We Can Help page on the website, all you need to do is complete a simple referral form, giving as much details as possible surrounding the reasons for the referral . If you are completing the form on behalf of another person, then you will also be required to provide your contact details too, including your e-mail address.


Once submitted, the referral will be received by the Financial Inclusion Team who will screen the referral and seek to gain any additional information required before passing the referral to the most appropriate partner organisation(s) to assist the service user.


There are 11 organisations who are partners within the EA Money project to whom referrals may be made. They are:-

East Ayrshire Financial Inclusion Team

In Court Advice

East Ayrshire Works

East Ayrshire Citizens Advice Bureaux

East Ayrshire Advocacy Service

East Ayrshire Carers Centre

Macmillan Money Matters

Ayrshire Credit Union

Sovereign Credit Union

Atrium Homes, and

Shire Housing