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20/11/2017

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  1. Overview
  2. How do I make a will?
  3. What if my relative inherits a lump sum?
  4. What are discretionary trusts?
  5. Who specialises in trusts and mental illness?
  6. How can I find a solicitor?
  7. Next Steps

  1. Useful contacts
  2. Still looking for help?

Useful contacts

Money Advice Service

You can use the Money Advice Service website to find a debt adviser near you and gain advice on other debt matters.

Address - 120 Holborn, London EC1N 2TD

Telephone - 0800 915 4633

(Monday to Friday 9am to 8pm and Saturday 9.30am to 1pm)

Turn2us

National charity that helps people in financial hardship gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants and support services.

Address - 200 Shepherds Bush Road, London W6 7NL

Telephone - 0808 802 2000

Free Helpline
(09:00 – 20:00 Monday - Friday)

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice is a network of 316 independent charities throughout the United Kingdom that give free, confidential information and advice to assist people with money, legal, consumer and other problems. Web chat available on website.

Telephone - 03444 111 444

Same as costs calling 01 or 02 for landline

Support in Mind Scotland

Support in Mind Scotland seek to support and empower all those affected by mental illness, including family members, carers and supporters.

Address - 6 Newington Business Centre, Dalkeith Road Mews, Edinburgh, EH16 5GA

Telephone - 0131 662 4359

(Monday - Friday between 9am - 5pm)

The Law Society of Scotland

The Law Society of Scotland is the professional governing body for Scottish solicitors. It promotes excellence among solicitors through the support and regulation of its members.

Address - Atria One, 144 Morrison St, Edinburgh, EH3 8EX

Telephone - 0131 226 7411

(Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm )

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) keep records of solicitors that specialise in wills and trusts. You can search for solicitors in your area on their website or you can call them. They can send you a list in the post.

Address - Artillery House (South), 11 - 19 Artillery Row, London, SW1P 1RT, United Kingdom

Telephone - 020 3752 3700

(Monday – Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm)

Within this subject

  1. Overview
  2. How do I make a will?
  3. What if my relative inherits a lump sum?
  4. What are discretionary trusts?
  5. Who specialises in trusts and mental illness?
  6. How can I find a solicitor?
  7. Next Steps
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