We have noticed more and more of our clients are finding it difficult to make ends meet, with a 19% increase in foodbank use locally. We are therefore asking local people to complete this online survey. We want to be able to understand in more detail the problems faced, so that we can shape our […]
CLEAR Thanks to everyone who voted for this exciting project – we won! Watch this space for more news as this project develops. (Community Learning, Empowerment and Resilience) We want you to help make things CLEAR for the community. CLEAR (Community Learning, Empowerment and Resilience) aims to build financial skills, knowledge and capability within the […]
Citizens Advice welcomes support for people in Council Tax arrears Citizens Advice Rushmoor has welcomed Rushmoor Borough Council’s commitment to improve how it collects council tax from people struggling to keep up with their bills. The council announced that it has signed up to Citizens Advice’s Council Tax Collection Protocol, which aims to prevent people […]
With this week’s freezing temperatures, Rushmoor Borough Council have been providing temporary accommodation for vulnerable people. If you are concerned about someone sleeping rough, please report it to them through the http://www.streetlink.org.uk , so that they can help them to access the support they need. StreetLink exists to help end rough sleeping by enabling members of the public to connect […]
We can help you slash the cost of your heating bills. Citizens Advice Rushmoor will be holding an event to help take the sting out of people’s fuel bills. The event will take place during Big Energy Saving Week (22 January – 28 January), a national campaign run by Citizens Advice, Citizens Advice Scotland, Energy […]
Energy Best Deal Appointments 2018 have now closed. Over 50 people were helped with EBDx appointments this year – although this intensive short term project has finished – we can still help you with: Finding the best supplier Dealing with energy debts Making certain you are receiving all the help you are entitled to For […]
Really proud to be part of this important work on cohesion, featured in these case studies: For the full report please visit the British Academy website.
We are proud to present our latest Research Report which shines a spotlight on Foodbank use in Rushmoor. The report responds to concerns raised from our team about the growing number of clients we are seeing in food crisis. It examines the underlying causes of foodbank use, as well as the connected issues we advise people […]
Citizens Advice Rushmoor and Trading Standards are joining forces to give people in Rushmoor the knowledge to spot scams. We will be running a stall in Princes Mead, Farnborough on the 11th of July and at the Welling Centre, Aldershot on the 20th of July – as part of Scams Awareness Month, a national campaign encouraging people to report […]
Important new work undertaken by student volunteers at Citizens Advice Rushmoor. To learn about the challenges facing working families click the link below or to learn more about volunteering please visit our website.