Eastbourne Citizens Advice NewsTuesday 24th Oct 2023We are looking for Research and Campaigns volunteers to join our dedicated team. Our organisation has two main aims: 1 to advise people about the problems they are facing and 2 to improve the policies and practices which affect ...Read More...Thursday 10th Aug 2023Citizens Advice East Sussex has produced a report on the cost of living issues which have affected their clients. It gives their facts and figures about the impact of the pandemic and then increasing costs of energy, food and housing. It gives partic...Read More...Thursday 18th May 2023We are taking on a sponsored 10km walk on Monday 26th June to raise funds for Citizens Advice Eastbourne. Over 14.5 million people live in poverty in the UK and advice providers are at breaking point with the growing need from their clients. Many ...Read More...Monday 24th Apr 2023Citizens Advice Eastbourne is calling for volunteers of all backgrounds to deliver a warm and welcoming reception service at our Bureau. The charity is launching an appeal for new recruits who can give their time to help people struggling with var...Read More...Thursday 29th Sep 2022Citizens Advice Eastbourne is looking to recruit someone willing to be trained and supported to take over as Chair of the Board of Trustees from October 2023. With so many local people struggling to cope with the rising cost of living at the mo...Read More...Monday 26th Sep 2022We are looking for volunteers from all kinds of backgrounds to support local people with their problems. The charity supports over 3,000 people in Eastbourne to help resolve their problems every year with free, independent and confidential advice fr...Read More...Wednesday 21st Sep 2022Our team of intrepid walkers will be taking part in a Sponsored Walk to raise funds for Citizens Advice Eastbourne. Every year CA Eastbourne helps thousands of people with the difficulties they are facing and at present, during the Cost of Living ...Read More...Friday 29th Apr 2022Our Help to Claim service can support you in the early stages of your Universal Credit claim, from the application, through to your first payment. Help to Claim is a dedicated service from Citizens Advice. It’s free, independent and confidenti...Read More...Tuesday 10th Aug 2021Citizens Advice Eastbourne are now re-opening for people without phones or computers. A new video entry system has been installed at the front door, along with screens and hand sanitiser in Reception. The aim is to help clients who are un...Read More...Thursday 13th May 2021Our Research and Campaigns volunteers have been looking into the subject of renting while receiving benefits. Last year court rulings decided it was unlawful to deny someone rental accommodation because they were receiving benefits. See this b...Read More...Saturday 17th Oct 2020THIS SERVICE IS NOW SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Plans have been underway to make the office and reception area of Citizens Advice Eastbourne Covid-19 safe. A new video entry system has been installed at the front door, along with screens and hand...Read More...Wednesday 16th Sep 2020Coronavirus Impacts Employment As the economic consequences of the coronavirus begin to bite, more and more people are turning to Citizens Advice for guidance and support. Our Eastbourne office’s employment enquiries have risen to almost 500 s...Read More...Monday 7th Sep 2020Navigating systems to pay bills and renew essentials like blue badges might feel daunting whether online or on paper, especially when you need to provide extra documentation. Reductions in some services means it is not always possible to get instant ...Read More...Friday 14th Aug 2020While the pandemic continues and more and more people struggle to meet their bills, there has been a significant easing on debt collection with mortgage holidays, rental security and no threatening bailiffs. However, this won’t last forever, so...Read More...Monday 21st May 2018We are so pleased to have received Charity of the Year Award at the Eastbourne District Community Awards 2018. We were presented with a certificate at the gala evening awards ceremony organised by Carrot Events and held at the Cavendish Hotel. It was...Read More...
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