Social Security

At The Gowanbank Hub and Crisis Support Center we offer help, support, advice and representation on the following subjects:

• Welfare Benefit check

• Employment & Support Allowance

• Sanctions
• Attendance Allowance
• Welfare Benefits
• Child Disability Living Allowance
• Personal Independence Payment
• Income Support
• Housing Benefit
• Discretionary Housing Payment
• Council Tax
• Scottish Welfare Fund
• Job Seekers Allowance
• Child Benefit
• Social Fund Loans
• Benefit Reviews/Mandatory Reconsiderations
• Benefit Appeals
• Tribunal Hearings
• Energy advice
• Grant applications

The above list is not exhaustive.

For all enquiries about The Hub services or to arrange an appointment, you can call us on 0141 319 5410. All calls maybe recorded for training, monitoring and GDPR purposes.

Please note that The Hub  operates a crisis drop-in service as well as an appointment service. The Fuel assistance team operate by appointment only.

To request an appointment please contact us on 0141 319 5410 or email us at


The Gowanbank Hub has volunteers whom are registered with the chartered institute of legal executives. These members have signed and must act within cilex code of conduct that can be found here.