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Newquay Citizens Advice

The Citizens Advice Newquay office will be closed on Tuesday 13 November for one day only. You can still access our services by texting the word ADVICE to 78866. For debt issues, text the word DEBT to 78866 and we'll aim to call you back within 48 hours (excluding weekends). You can also call us on 03444-111444 Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm. You can also find information on a wide range ...
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Citizens Advice Cornwall Helps Gain £3.6 million for Local People

Citizens Advice Cornwall has helped more than 19,000 people with 46,000 issues from problems with benefits to debt and from housing to discrimination according to new statistics revealed by the charity today in its annual report for 2017-18. The organisation’s dedicated team of advisers, working from eight offices and outreach centres from Saltash to the Isles of Scilly helped people gain £3.6 ...
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New Patron Announced for Citizens Advice Cornwall

Col Edward Bolitho, the Lord Lieutenant of Cornwall, has agreed to become patron of Citizens Advice Cornwall. Col Bolitho is well known throughout Cornwall for his work with a range of charities and organisations and manages the family Bolitho Estates. Welcoming Col Bolitho’s appointment, Gill Pipkin, Citizens Advice Cornwall’s chair of trustees, said: “We are delighted and honoured to ha...
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Bodmin Office Re-opens at Chy Trevail

Citizens Advice Bodmin is moving from Normandy Way to the new council offices at Chy Trevail from 24 August 2018. Drop-in sessions - where members of the public can turn-up without an appointment - take place from 9.30am to 10am on Tuesdays and Thursdays on a first come, first served basis. Citizens Advice North and East Cornwall Area Manager, Becky Moore, said: “This new facility will be...
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We’re Improving Our Service

To allow more time for our clients to get face-to-face advice at our drop-in sessions in Truro and St Austell, we're making some changes to our office hours. From Monday 16 July in St Austell, we will be running drop-in sessions (no appointment needed) on Mondays from 10am-1pm. Wednesdays will change to pre-booked appointments only between 10am to 1pm with no drop-ins. In the Truro office, dro...
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Citizens Advice Newquay Office Closes for Major Works

The Citizens Advice office in Newquay will close from Tuesday 10 July to Thursday 2 August while Newquay Town Council carry out interior alteration works to the building. Citizens Advice Area Co-ordinator for Mid Cornwall, Karen Durston, said: “Although we will be unable to run a service from the Newquay office while the works take place, members of the public can still access our advice by ...
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Recruitment of New Trustees

Citizens Advice Cornwall is looking for new trustees with special responsibilities for legal services or  fundraising. Trustees are volunteers and become members of the trustee board, regularly attend their meetings; contribute to charity's policies and strategy, define goals, set targets and evaluate performance; monitor the organisation's financial position and actively seek opportunities to ...
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Come and Raise Funds for Citizens Advice!

As a charity, Citizens Advice Cornwall relies on grants and donations to support its valuable work for the community. To keep this free service going, we're looking for an enthusiastic team of volunteers to come up with ideas, organise events and take part in fundraising activities across the county. From concerts to sponsored walks and car boot sales to coffee mornings, no ideas are too big or...
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St Austell Office

The Citizens Advice St Austell office will be closed on Wednesday 16 May and Wednesday 23 May. You can still access our service by texting the word ADVICE to 78866 and we'll call you back within 48 hours  (excluding bank holidays and weekends). You can also call our Adviceline on 03444-111444 Mondays to Fridays from 10am to 4pm.
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