Useful Contacts

Links to Useful Websites

Making Life Easier (MLE)

Making Life Easier offers information, professional advice and direct access to services and support to Anyone living in North Lanarkshire. However, anyone can use this service on behalf on someone who lives in North Lanarkshire. This is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is also available in a digital app via your smart phone’s app store.


Turn2us is a national charity providing practical help to people who are struggling financially. Turn2us helps people in financial need gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help – online, by phone and face to face through our partner organisations.

NL Welfare Rights Team

Due to the demand for advice, information and representation on all aspects of the benefit systems, North Lanarkshire Council have a number of welfare rights staff who can provide a wide range of services to North Lanarkshire residents. This includes:
general benefits advice…

  • Advice and representation for benefit appeals
  • Redundancy advice
  • Help with housing benefit
  • Help with council tax problems
  • Training
  • Talks and briefings

National Carer Organisations

Carers UK / Scotland

Coalition of Carers in Scotland

Carers Trust

Our Mission Statement

The management board is responsible for keeping North Lanarkshire Carers Together focussed on its aims and objectives and for safeguarding its values and managing all aspects of its business.

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