Big Energy Saving Week

Claire Brown News

Taking simple steps can save energy and money. This #BESW20, try our 20 ways to save and use your power to make a BIG difference! 20 ways to save

Job Opportunity – Accounts Technician

Janie Moor News, Vacancies

Citizens Advice South Hams has an exciting job opportunity.  Join our dynamic, forward-looking charity as Financial Accounts Technician.  This part-time role plays a key part in the effective running of the charity, looking after all day to day financial matters, preparing quarterly management accounts and providing financial information the small management team.  The salary is negotiable depending upon experience and …

Volunteer Receptionist needed

Claire Brown News, Volunteering Roles

Are you a friendly, confident person who enjoys helping others and has one day a week to spare? If you are, then Citizens Advice South Hams, the biggest advice charity in the South Hams is asking people to come forward and help. The local charity is looking for volunteer receptionists to help at its main office in Follaton House, Totnes. …

Partnership supporting Totnes’ vulnerable residents pleads for local funding

Claire Brown News

Located at the Mansion in the centre of Totnes, three local organisations (Caring Town, Totnes Caring and Citizens Advice South Hams) are working in partnership to provide a free drop in service that connects local people with the support they need. Visitors can pop in to the Mansion and chat with the friendly staff from all three organisations to find …

More Local people turning to Citizens Advice in it’s 80th year of service

Claire Brown News

Citizens Advice South Hams reveals an increase in the number of people turning to its advisors for help with Universal Credit (UC) issues, debt, housing and utility bill problems this year compared to last, as well as a general overall increase in demand. The charity is celebrating 80 years of service, it was formed at the onset of World War …

Do you or someone you know struggle to pay energy bills?

Claire Brown News

Citizens Advice will be extending its work and offering Energy Advice Checks in community centres and jobcentres across South Hams. The local charity will help people find the cheapest deals, apply for discounts and grants, help reduce energy and water debts as well as making sure clients are living in homes that are energy efficient. Nick White, from Citizens Advice …

Fundraising News

Claire Brown News

A big thank you to the Bay Horse, Chris Hall and all the Totnes businesses who kindly donated prizes for our pub quiz raffle last night, we raised £200 – Harrison’s Garage, the Seven Stars, the Albert and Morrisons who donated this hamper.   Also a big thank you to the Durant Arms who held a Diwahli Night and raised …