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Update on services

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 14:00

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Citizens Advice Charnwood announces an update to its services

In September we reopened for face to face appointments but due to further government guidance to work from home, we have... Read More »

Press release from Citizens Advice - help for renters worried about eviction

Posted: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:14

17 September 2020

The ban on evictions comes to an end this weekend, and new figures from Citizens Advice suggest that concern is building amongst renters about the possibility of losing their home.

Future changes to your local Citizens Advice service

Posted: Thu, 23 Jul 2020 12:07

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Citizens Advice Charnwood announces future changes to its services

Citizens Advice Charnwood has been running an emergency phone advice line only since the Covid-19 lockdown. From ... Read More »

Over 1,000 tenants have had to seek help from Citizens Advice nationally for unlawful eviction in the last 3 months

Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 12:48

The number of people coming to Citizens Advice for help due to illegal eviction between March and June more than doubled in comparison to the same period last year — despite the eviction ban. We... Read More »

Citizens Advice helping one person every two minutes with a redundancy issue

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 16:02

Recent ONS employment figures indicate that the number of workers on UK payrolls fell by more than 600,000 in March and April, and there are fears that job losses will accelerate as the government's job... Read More »

A third of people in the East Midlands targeted by a scammer since lockdown began

Posted: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 12:45

One in 3 people[39%] intheEast Midlands have been the target of a scam since lockdown came into effect across the country, finds Citizens Advice

Over half ofpeople[58%]are worried someone they know will... Read More »

Local Citizens Advice continues to give advice during lockdown

Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 14:00


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Citizens Advice Charnwood has helped 220 people since the Coronavirus lockdown began.

It quickly mobilised its staff and volunteers to give one-to-one advice over the phone... Read More »

Coronavirus will affect the service we can offer….

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 13:51

During these uncertain times we have had to close our drop-in advice service. We can offer a limited telephone advice service for urgent enquiries. If you cannot find the answer to your issue on the Citizens... Read More »