Supporting The Ben is easy and there are many ways to help. Each year, we need to raise £300k to support former and current members of our trade facing financial, social and emotional difficulties. Please take a moment to see how you can help us reach that figure this year.
SUPPORT MENTAL HEALTH! You are #NotAlone
Our new mental health campaign is now LIVE! Our help hotline is a FREE number and our trained counsellors will advise and can also arrange FREE counselling sessions for those in need!
Let's tackle mental health together! you are #Notalone
Donate on our Just Giving Page to our many events!
The Glass Half Full campaign is now live! We're looking to increase the number of people we support across Scotland so if you, or anyone you know, have fallen on hard times and require financial support, please get in touch. More information on how we can help can be found here #GlassHalfFull
Did you know you can text donate to The BEN?
Donate £3 now by texting BENL14 £3 to 70070
Have you worked in the trade full time for three years or more and have a financial need? If so, you can apply to the BEN for help...
We helped John by arranging transport to and from hospital to enable him to complete his chemotherapy sessions without waiting for hours for additional transport.