Citizens Advice South Hams puts the spotlight on problems with the application process for Universal Credit

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Citizens Advice South Hams is flagging problems with the application process for Universal Credit, following the release of a new report from national Citizens Advice. The report finds that although the benefit is working well for many, a significant number have problems with the application process. A third of people who’ve been helped by the charity say they struggle to …

Seamoor Lotto

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First SeaMoor Lotto draw on Sat 4 August at 8PM SeaMoor digital July 18

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Janie’s 2018  challenge

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Janie Moor, CEO of Citizens Advice South Hams, is back in training – this year to complete a gruelling Aquathlon.  The multi-sport event which takes place on September 1st , involves a challenging 1.5 mile swim in the River Dart from Totnes to Sharpham followed by an exhausting and hilly run back along the river to the starting point at …

Exeter Legal Walk

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Well done to Chris Hall our Trustee for completing the Exeter Legal Walk a couple of weeks ago.  Together the walkers from many different charities have raised nearly £1,500 and Chris alone is well set to achieve his personal goal of £500! To donate please click on the link below Everyclick

Citizens Advice Cupcake makes its debut in Dartmouth

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If you’re wondering what a Citizen Advice cupcake tastes like then visit the Dartmouth kiosk on Wednesday 20th June because it’s making its debut.  The cupcake was designed and made by one of the charity’s volunteers, Rosemarie Jacobs.  After working in catering management for many years she became interested in volunteering for Citizens Advice and regularly bakes and makes cakes …

Drop In at Caring Town, Totnes

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We are in The Mansion, Caring Town, Totnes for free, impartial, confidential advice. Drop in Friday’s 10.30 am to 2.30 pm

Our Advice Services Manager was on the radio!

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Teena our Advice Services Manager was on Soundart to promote the new Service we offer at the Mansion in Caring town Click on the links below to listen https://www.listennotes.com/e/1372c7ce490647bbb6173ec5fc842e09/citizens-advice/ https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/iamthehow/wavelength

Don’t miss a trick

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Research from Citizens Advice shows that nearly three-quarters of everyone surveyed had been targeted by organised scams in the past 2 years with over a third targeted five or more times? June is national Scams Awareness Month and Citizens Advice is working with Trading Standards and other public and private sector partners to raise public awareness and stop more people …