FOCUS ON – Attendance Allowance

Claire Brown News

If you or someone you know is over 65, has care needs or is vulnerable and doesn’t already receive a disability payment, they may be entitled to Attendance Allowance. Lots of older people who struggle with day to day care aren’t claiming Attendance Allowance that could help them stay independent in their own homes longer, because they think they aren’t …

Give As You Live Multi-Store Gift Card

Claire Brown News

Friend or family member who is difficult to buy for? Treat them to the new @GiveasyouLive multi-store gift card. It can be spent in-store and online at over 100 high-street retailers and you’ll raise vital funds to support us when you buy! > https://instore.giveasyoulive.com/charity/shamscab/giveasyoulivecard

Change of advice day for Citizens Advice in central Totnes

Claire Brown News

The Citizens Advice drop in advice sessions held in Caring Town Information Exchange (CTIE) at the Mansion on Fore Street.  Will be moving from Fridays to every Wednesday from October 3rd. Teena Barrett, Advice Services Manager at Citizens Advice South Hams says, ”The service will be the same as before, open on a drop- in basis for people to come …

SeaMoor Lotto

Claire Brown News

Support our good cause play our Lottery, win up to £25,000 and help us RAISE MONEY! https://www.seamoorlotto.co.uk/support/citizens-advice-south-hams we-have-launched-on-seamoor-lotto+-+digital

Summer Party

Claire Brown News

Saturday was our Summer Party which was a great opportunity to get together. Thank you to Chris & Caroline for hosting the party, to Ree & Leah for the entertainment & lastly to our volunteers & staff who make coming to work a pleasure. We couldn’t do it without you all  

Totnes Pride

Claire Brown News

On 1st September we took to Totnes High Street to take part in the Totnes Pride. We had a fantastic time and we were really proud to stand in unity with others who support diversity and inclusion #totnespride #totnes #loveislove  

Universal Credit

Claire Brown News

Universal Credit goes live in the Totnes Job Centre area from Sept 5th.  Below is a link to a YouTube video which is designed to take first time applicants through the initial claim process.  You may find useful in so much as it gives an overview of what claimants will be seeing and how to log into their accounts: Universal …

Citizens Advice South Hams seeks new Trustees

Claire Brown News

Citizens Advice South Hams plays a vital role in our local community providing free, independent and impartial advice to clients on issues such as debt, benefits, housing and employment. Our trustees ensure that the charity is well managed and that resources are utilised effectively and appropriately. Trustees devote time, commitment and experience to carry out this voluntary role, which normally …