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Five reasons to join us as a trustee

We are looking for some very special people to join our board of trustees. We at Citizens Advice Shropshire (CAS) have been part of the local community since 1939 offering free, independent and confidential advice on issues that affect people’s lives. As part of the national Citizens Advice network, we make a real difference to […]

We are looking for volunteers – come along to a February information and recruitment day

Help us make a real difference to people in your community If you are interested in volunteering we have opportunities available in Ludlow, Oswestry and Shrewsbury. If you want to find out more, why not come along to an open day. Ludlow open day Shrewsbury open day Places available. 11th February 10:30 – 15:00Ludlow Youth Centre Lower Galdeford […]

Want to volunteer with us?

In 2019 we will have opportunities available for a variety of volunteer roles at our Ludlow, Oswestry and Shrewsbury offices. We will be holding an Information and Recruitment session at our Shrewsbury office on 13th February from 10.00 until 2.30pm. This session are an opportunity to learn more about the Citizens Advice Service in Shropshire, […]

Struggling to pay 20% towards your Council Tax?

Shropshire’s Council Tax Support Scheme changed in April 2018 and the majority of working–age people who previously received 100% Council Tax Support can now only claim a maximum of 80%. This means people need to pay the remaining 20% out of their benefit income, a cost of around £15 – £35 a month. We understand […]

It’s student volunteering week!

This week, 19 – 25 February, is Student Volunteering Week, an annual event that celebrates the contribution of student volunteers and shows people interested in volunteering what they could gain by signing up. Chief Executive of Citizens Advice Shropshire, Jackie Jeffrey says: “Volunteers are crucial and we simply couldn’t function without their time and dedication. […]