Category Archives: Croydon CAB

Voluntary groups fear for existence as they face funding axe

CROYDON IN CRISIS: As well as the 500-plus jobs being cut following the council’s financial crash, there are hundreds more working in Croydon’s community groups, in full- and part-time posts as well as volunteers, whose future is uncertain as officials … Continue reading

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Helpers are still on call after the Bureau’s busiest of years

The staff and volunteers at Citizens Advice Croydon are getting ready to pause for breath over the Christmas break at the end of what has been probably the organisation’s toughest in its 80-year history. But, covid-ready, they are lined up … Continue reading

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Make sure you protect your consumer rights on Black Friday

Keep a close check on your budget before venturing forth to snap up those Black Friday bargains. That’s the advice from Citizens Advice Croydon ahead of what has become the biggest day in the retailing year. Citizen’s Advice is also … Continue reading

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Citizens Advice Croydon 80th anniversary Quizfest, Mar 20

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Citizens Advice Quizfest Friday, Bingham Road, Mar 22

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Law centre’s debt adviser shortlisted for Money Advice Award

Roni Marsh, the head of the debt team at South West London Law Centres, which has its head office in Davis House in the town centre, has been shortlisted for a Money Adviser of the Year at the Money Advice … Continue reading

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Citizens Advice Croydon needs your help with online ballot

Croydon’s Citizens Advice Bureau, a help to tens of thousands of people down the years, is now seeking your help. Citizens Advice Croydon is trying to obtain funding for a project to provide a Universal Credit Digital Support Service for … Continue reading

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Citizens Advice Fundraising Quiz Night, Apr 2

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CAB is celebrating its priceless volunteers on 75th anniversary

Staff and volunteers at Croydon Citizens Advice Bureau are holding a special event on Wednesday September 3 to celebrate the 75th birthday of the Citizens Advice service and to launch the Friends of Croydon CAB. The first 200 Citizens Advice … Continue reading

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