Tags: community

Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:44

Citizens Advice Charnwood were at the Saturday market in Loughborough on 9 November. Thank you to all the people who kindly donated and 'had a go' on our Tombola.

Despite the cold and rain the Tombola attracted many visitors and happily most of the prizes were won. Citizens Advice Charnwood is a charity for the local community and the money collected will help keep the service open.

Posted: Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:02

Be a Friend and help CALM Charnwood

CALM, Citizens Advice Local Movement, is a new scheme being launched by volunteers at Citizens Advice Charnwood. They say that anyone can experience problems at any time and that getting the right advice and support can stop problems getting worse and help people find a way forward.

Paula Tobin, Operations... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Aug 2016 17:08

'Things came to a head when she phoned for £2k for US scammers'

By Ciaranfagan | LEICESTER MERCURY Posted: August 02, 2016

Scammers approach people by phone, post and online.
An anti-scam campaigner has spoken frankly about how his elderly mother fell victim to a series of frauds.
John, a volunteer at Citizens' Advice Charnwood, spoke out as a warning to others after... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 May 2016 12:21

CAB assists more than 350 people through its Shepshed service

Loughborough Echo

More than 350 people have been helped by the Citizens Advice Bureau in Shepshed - with 35 per cent of concerns relating to benefits.
A report by Charnwood Citizens Advice Bureau was prepared for Shepshed's Annual Parish Meeting on Wednesday May 18.
The service offers free and independent... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:42

Collaboration with the University of Cape Town, South Africa

Moya Hoult, Bureau Manager and lead on the Big Lottery funded project 'Charnwood Connect' joins Gillian Rasdell from Loughborough University's Knowledge Management Research Group on a visit to the Library & Information Studies Centre at the University of Cape Town. The visit is a great opportunity... Read More »