About us

ASAP is provided by the Scottish Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) Service, a highly trusted network with decades of experience delivering a free, independent, confidential and impartial advice and information service to the general public.

Who can use ASAP?

This service is available in Scotland.  We support people who are :

  • Serving in the Armed Forces, Regular or Reserve, and their dependants
  • Ex – service, Regular or Reserve, and their dependants
  • Members of the Merchant Navy who served in a commercial vessel in support of legally defined UK military operations, or a dependant.

To talk to one of our trained advisers, call us for free on 0808 800 1007, visit your local CAB, or ask us to contact you by filling in our on-line contact form.

How we have helped

Cathy said...

Just wanted to say thank you for your great communication and service you gave me regarding my husband Chris. I have had a visit from Veterans UK and they helped us with the forms. We have ...

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Jim's story

Jim was looking for help in relocating his family from England to Scotland following redundancy from the Army, and heard about ASAP from the Royal British Legion. ASAP contacted local housing associations and Scottish Veteran's ...

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Stuart's story

Stuart, an RAF veteran, initially contacted the helpline for help with an Employment Support Grant. ASAP helped him to contact Poppyscotland and apply for the grant. A SSAFA caseworker visited Stuart and it became clear  that he was ...

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Andy's story

Andy, an Army veteran, has an illness which makes it difficult to look after himself. Sadly, his wife had passed away, and his financial situation was such that he couldn’t afford the costs of her ...

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