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Staff Training

Ridge Support team members are undertaking training from the CMA that will make them even more knowledgeable! Many members offer community continue to look for help with budgeting on low or little income and with that comes a great deal of stress and insecurity. Once trained our team will be in a position to help…

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Local Authority Support

East Lothian Council have recently reconfirmed their continued support for the Ridge with a round of core funding for 2021-2022. We are delighted to be in receipt of this much needed money that goes some way to covering core running costs for our organisation. The Ridge and East Lothian Council have a strong working relationship…

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Funding News

We are delighted to be able to announce that we have been successful recently in gaining three years core funding from The Robertson Trust. The Ridge has had a long association with The Robertson Trust as it campaigns and works for a fairer Scotland. The recent funding application process had at its heart a focus…

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DWP COVID-19 update

DWP announces no requirement to attend jobcentre appointments for three months   However, jobcentres will remain open and will continue to support people who cannot go online or use the phone to make claims or get support   The DWP has announced that there will be┬áno requirement to attend jobcentre appointments for three months starting…