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Citizens Advice Bureau is here with advice when someone needs us, whatever the problem, in person, online and over the telephone.
We are a charitable organization and deliver help and advice services from over 3,500 community locations in England and Wales.
Citizens Advice Bureaux help solve problems by providing advice and influencing policy makers.
Contact us locally on 01562 60194
Online help is provided 24 hours a day at www. adviceguide.org.uk
The purpose of this blog is to keep you informed about the issues that are affecting the citizens of our community and areas where we are endeavoring to bring about change. We would welcome and value your comments.
Posted at 11:13am Tuesday 21st May 2013
Scams are on the increase. They are schemes to con people out of their money. This month Citizens Advice want to make people aware of the suffering and heartache they cause to those who get caught out by the scammers. Lets beat the scammers and stop them in their tracks. Read on.........
Posted at 12:54pm Thursday 9th May 2013
We have moved our bureau office in Bewdley due to the building works opposite the library.......read on....
Posted at 3:23pm Tuesday 30th April 2013
Scams are schemes to con people out of their money. They cause heartache and frustration to many. We at Citizens Advice want to make people more aware of the scammers ploys. Why should they get away with it......read on....
Posted at 12:00pm Tuesday 23rd April 2013
Many traders have been charging you for making a payment on your credit or debit card. From April 6th 2013 the rules have been changed to make things fairer for the consumer. Read on.......
Posted at 10:49am Thursday 4th April 2013
April 8th 2013 sees the Government introduce a new benefit called Personal Independence Payment (PIP). "Oh no...not more change, what's that all about?" you may be asking. Read on....
Posted at 12:15pm Tuesday 19th March 2013
Citizens Advice has a vision for a fair Welfare System in this country....what will it mean?
Posted at 5:52pm Thursday 28th February 2013
The dramatic rise in benefit problems due to the new Welfare Reforms prompts Citizens Advice concerns......will these changes affect you?
Posted at 11:43am Tuesday 12th February 2013
Unless you have been hibernating during these cold winter months you will by now have heard a lot about the new Welfare Reform changes...........
Posted at 3:22pm Wednesday 23rd January 2013
You may have heard a lot recently about changes to how the Benefit System will work in the future. At Citizens Advice.... we will as usual, be in the thick of it....trying to help people understand these new changes.
Posted at 12:18pm Wednesday 9th January 2013
Happy New Year to all our readers.....or is it? The start of 2013 sees the beginning of lots of changes in benefits of one sort or another.