Category Archive: Advice and help

Get help with home repairs

Find out what support is available to keep you safe and well in your home at www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/homerepairs Oxfordshire County Council has developed a referral service to help residents (owners and private tenants) or their carers  to access the help they need to stay independent, safe and well in their homes.  The type of help …

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Citizens Advice launches energy advice drive

Your local Citizens Advice is launching its annual initiative to help people in financial need who find it hard to pay their energy bills. The project, called the Energy Advice Programme (EAP), is going live throughout Oxfordshire South and Vale from October to March 2020. It includes comprehensive steps to help people who have to …

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Citizens Advice is looking for volunteers

Citizens Advice Oxfordshire South and Vale is looking for volunteers to work in their friendly offices in Abingdon, Didcot, Faringdon, Henley and Thame. As well as volunteer advisers, they also need receptionists, IT specialists and administrators. They say: Once trained, volunteer advisers can make a real difference to our clients by helping them overcome problems they …

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New Citizens Advice sessions in South Abingdon

Working with Carousel, Abingdon’s Children’s Centre, Citizens Advice have now opened a drop in service at the Children’s Centre in South Abingdon. It started on Monday 1st October and will run every Monday from 10 am – 1 pm. CAB Newsletter for October –  Energy advice Here in South and the Vale, we are participating …

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Oxfordshire South & Vale Headlines – June 2018

Volunteers week June 1-7 We depend so much on our 150 volunteers.  Their dedication, generosity and hard work define the culture of the charity. They come from a wide range of backgrounds and take part in up to 14 months training. Many have been with us for several years; last June, 25 received long service …

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Citizens Advice extends lifeline as Universal Credit sweeps into Oxfordshire

As Oxfordshire South and Vale becomes the latest full service area for the introduction of Universal Credit, the national charity Citizens Advice has jumped into the breach by offering the help of specially-trained advisers. South Oxfordshire became a full service area for Universal Credit on 11 October. This means that anyone applying for one of …

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Citizens Advice for Radley residents

If you are have problems in your life such as benefits, tax credits, debt, employment and housing, then Citizens Advice can probably help.  You can ring them on 0344 111444, or pop into the Advice Centre at Abbey House, Abingdon (at the back of the old District Council offices).  It is open without appointment on …

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