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Big Energy Saving Week

Big Energy Saving Week runs from the 22nd January 2017 with the aim of helping people save money on the cost of energy. It is being delivered by a partnership between Citizens Advice and the Energy Saving Trust. Many people stay on the same tariff with their energy company for years and are unaware that […]

CA at Shaftesbury and Gillingham Show

CITIZENS ADVICE WILL BE AT THE SHAFTESBURY & GILLINGHAM SHOW 16 August 2017 Visit us at: WESSEX ARCADE (behind the main ring and by the Heavy Horse & Driving Ring) TO TAKE PART IN OUR RAFFLE PRIZES INCLUDE A LOVELY VIRGINIA HAYWARD HAMPER, GARDEN CENTRE VOUCHERS, WINE, WINE VOUCHERS, BEAUTY THERAPY VOUCHERS, LEISURE CENTRE VOUCHERS […]

July is Scams Awareness Month

Play your part – act on Scams Scams are schemes perpetrated by criminals to con you out of your money. Unfortunately the number and range of scams is increasing and they are becoming more and more sophisticated. Scams can be initiated on-line, over the telephone, though social media or through the post and can involve […]

Shop and donate to us through Easyfundraising

We have now signed up with easyfundraising to be able raise donations for Dorchester, Sherborne Citizens Advice from our supporters shopping online. There are over 3,000 shops and sites ready to make a donation, including Amazon, John Lewis, Aviva, the Trainline and Sainsbury’s – it doesn’t cost you anything. It’s as easy as 1, 2, […]

Have you been affected by the Benefit Cap?

Have you been affected by the Benefit Cap?  If you have, would you be happy to talk to us about what impact this has had and the situation you are now in as a result?   Any information you give us will be in strict confidence.   If you would be willing to share your experience […]

Latest Campaign

For our latest campaign we are looking at Universal Credit.  Have you made a claim for Universal Credit? Have you had any problems? We would like to hear from you. Please contact us to discuss your experience on advice@dorchester.cabnet.org.uk

We are looking for Advisers

We are looking for people to train as advisers to work in the Dorchester office. The commitment is approximately 10 hours per week. Applicants need good numeracy and literacy skills also some basic computer skills. Full training is provided. Please contact Ann Evans if you are interested: 01305 751514 or advice@dorchester.cabnet.org.uk

Advice via Skype!

The Dorchester office can now offer advice via Skype! If you are interested please contact us through the email page.