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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 …

Volunteer Receptionist

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Receptionist Post Details ______________________________________________________________ Post title:      Volunteer Receptioist Salary:         N/A – Expenses paid Location:      Based at Totnes, Kingsbridge or Ivybridge office Report to:     Advice Services Manager ______________________________________________________________ Citizens Advice South Hams are pleased to be recruiting Receptionists to assist in the essential running of the charity. Job Summary Purpose of the role This is a great …

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

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 …

Quarter of a million households in England put up with shoddy or unsafe homes out of fear of eviction, Citizens Advice reveals

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More than 1 in 4 (28%) private tenants who have experienced problems while renting do not complain for fear of being evicted, new figures from Citizens Advice show. Research released in April reveal almost a quarter of a million households, who had issues and chose not to complain, said their main worry was their landlord raising their rent or ending …