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Posted: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 12:51

RECRUITING NOW

Do you have the time and interest to help members of your local community, whilst gaining new skills and experience in a rewarding and friendly environment?
Citizens Advice Charnwood is looking... Read More »

Cost of Living crisis and help for people with disabilities or long-term health conditions

Posted: Wed, 17 Aug 2022 15:52

Citizens Advice Charnwood is concerned that people with a long term physical or mental health condition or disability may be particularly at risk as fuel and food costs continue to soar. It is important... Read More »

Are you missing out on unclaimed benefits?

Posted: Thu, 14 Jul 2022 11:54

Citizens Advice Charnwood say that at a time when millions of people are struggling with the rising cost of living it's important they get the support they're entitled to.

Many benefits and discounts aren't... Read More »

Holidays cancelled or disrupted?

Posted: Thu, 16 Jun 2022 13:02

Many people have had their holidays cancelled or disrupted so far this year. Citizens Advice Charnwood suggest ways to avoid disappointment and also provide some information about possible reasons for... Read More »

Be Scam Aware

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 13:33

'Be Scam Aware' advises Citizens Advice Charnwood

Criminals use a wide range of methods to commit fraud and scams. Here are some things to look out for….

Something may be a scam if:

You might qualify for a cheaper phone or broadband package

Posted: Thu, 21 Apr 2022 14:43

You might qualify for a cheaper phone or broadband package if you are you struggling to pay your mobile phone or broadband bill says Citizens Advice Charnwood.

If you have a low income and are receiving... Read More »

What to do if you can't afford to pay your bills

Posted: Thu, 17 Mar 2022 12:29

What to do if you can't afford to pay your bills

"Feel so fed up! Been treading water financially anyway trying to make ends meet and it has been really hard. I genuinely have no clue how I can afford all... Read More »

Cost of living crisis

Posted: Sun, 13 Feb 2022 14:29

Many people will now be facing a cost-of-living crisis as they're hit by increased energy costs and rising inflation. Citizens Advice Charnwood knows how stressful it is to be worrying about affording... Read More »