How We Help

We are the only organisation supporting the wider architectural profession in times of need. We know that the unexpected can happen, and we provide help if it does.

We are flexible and responsive to people’s current needs and circumstances, and we can help in a number of ways.

Advice and support

  • Benefits
  • Health, disability and social care
  • Mental health (find out more )
  • Bereavement
  • Housing

Financial help

  • Regular grants
  • Disability adaptations
  • Essential living costs and emergency support in times of crisis

Referral for specialist advice

  • Employment
  • Housing (find out more )
  • Debt management
  • Legal helpline (e.g. company and tax law, family law)

We work in partnership with other organisations, such as Shelter, Anxiety UK and Income Max so that people can access specialist advice and support for a range of issues.

Please today if you think we may be able to help you or someone you know.

  • Redundancy Support

    If in the current climate you are facing redundancy please see here for more information, including how the ABS can help you.
  • Here when you need us

    Click here for housing advice, financial assistance, mental health support or legal guidance. Architects Benevolent Society are here to help!
  • ABS Covid-19 Response

    Architects Benevolent Society would like to assure those in the wider architectural community that we are here to help and continue to offer our support services.