Help available at GP surgeries

Did you know that Citizens Advice can give you advice at some local health centres? If you are a patient at one of the surgeries below just call their reception and ask for an appointment with Citizens Advice:   Chillington Health Centre – Advice Session 9.00am – 1.00pm every Monday – telephone 01548 580214   Woolwell Medical Centre – Advice …

Mark Bebbington Charity Piano Recital a great success

Earlier this month, British pianist Mark Bebbington performed at The Dartington Hall to raise money for Citizens Advice South Hams. The charity event was a great success with a turn out of over 120 people.          

Mark Bebbington Charity Piano Recital to raise money for Citizens Advice South Hams

  Sunday 9th April, 3pm Great Hall, Dartington Tickets £15 | Students and Under 18s £5 Charity Recital for Citizens Advice South Hams In a programme of romantic masterpieces for piano, Mark Bebbington contrasts two of Beethoven’s most enduringly popular piano sonatas with John Ireland’s stunningly evocative depiction of the Channel Islands. To finish his programme, one of Chopin’s most …

Citizens Advice South Hams to attend Westcountry Wonderwomen Workshop

Citizens Advice South Hams are celebrating International Women’s Day at the launch of the first Westcountry Wonderwomen Workshop at Kingsbridge Community College on Wednesday 8th March. The workshop aims to highlight the diverse range of female talent and expertise who live, work or are from the area, providing female students with an exclusive opportunity to gain insights from local leading …

Check you’re eligible for sick pay, urges Citizens Advice South Hams

Citizens Advice South Hams is urging people to check if they’re eligible for sick pay after national research finds that some employers are tricking people out of pay when they are off work because of illness or injury. Nationally, Citizens Advice helped with 19,800 problems with sick pay and sick leave in 2016. Over the same period, Citizens Advice South …

Devon County Council Elections 2017

Citizens Advice South Hams is working to promote the Devon County Council elections. So how does it all work? More than 68,000 people are registered to vote in the South Hams but residents who are not registered are being urged to act now to ensure they have a vote and can get involved with the Devon County Council elections on …

Citizens Advice South Hams marks national Student Volunteering Week

  Leading local advice charity, Citizens Advice South Hams, is using Student Volunteering Week (20 – 26 February) to thank their two social work student volunteers who have given their time to the local charity over the last few months. Citizens Advice student volunteers support people at the charity’s reception, in face-to-face interviews and over the phone. Simone Collacott, a …

Citizens Advice Devon announces significant changes in its staff and officers

After four years of dedicated service, Dennis Mardon is standing down as Treasurer to Citizens Advice Devon. Dennis has played a significant role in the success of the service in Devon having being Treasurer since its establishment, as well as leading Citizens Advice Exeter as its Chair. Devon Chair, David Incoll said that “the service is indebted to Dennis for …