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Thank you for your donations during the Christmas Challenge.
Together, we matched all of our pledged funds.
Don't worry, it's still not too late if you want to make a donation!

 

If you pledged money over the summer to match Christmas Challenge donations, these can also be donated using the button above.

 

Join with Purbeck Citizens Advice in funding a Youth Club Adviser to engage with young people aged 12 - 25 working in partnership with the Purbeck Youth & Community Foundation. Recent research shows that young people find it difficult to manage money and that these habits are formed young and difficult to shift in later life.

Together, we can help young people in Wareham develop financial management skills that will last a lifetime. 

  • Just £10 will fund the youth location for a session

  • £30 will provide a practical budgeting exercise for a group of young people

  • £400 will fund a tablet computer for a hands-on training session

 

 

Read on for more ideas on how you can help:

Volunteering

We are a local charity and rely on our fantastic volunteers to keep our service running. 

 

"Training as an adviser is a great experience. The skills and experience I have gained have really boosted my confidence and I have made lots of new friends."  Sarah - Trainee Adviser

"After training and volunteering as an adviser for a couple of years I was offered paid work. My job is really rewarding, it is great knowing I am doing something which helps people in my community."  Steve - Caseworker.

"I help Citizens Advice by fundraising.  It is a really worthwhile cause and volunteering is great fun.  It gets me out of the house, and working as part of a team is really rewarding." Chris - Fundraiser

 

Find out more about volunteering with Purbeck Citizens Advice.

 

Want to give your time and skills to Purbeck Citizens Advice? email training@purbeck.cabnet.org.uk

Research & Campaigns

The stories our clients tell us make us aware of the problems faced by people in our community and all over the UK.

Citizens Advice collects evidence of clients' problems and uses this to campaign for changes in national and local policies and services. We have a key role in speaking up for clients, raising issues brought to us, contributing to public debate and informing legislation.

Our research and campaign work covers a huge range of issues including consumer, debt, housing, benefits, immigration, employment, legal matters and health. We work with policy makers, regulators, MPs, Assembly Members and service providers. Read more...

 

Find out more about our campaigns and how you can help make society fairer.

 

Want to get involved in Research & Campaigning? email: training@purbeck.cabnet.org.uk

Fundraising

Purbeck Citizens Advice is a local charity and we rely on fundraising to keep our service running.  Whether it is offering information and advice at one of our drop in sessions or appointments or visiting a vulnerable client at home, every penny counts.

 

Find out more about how you can help Purbeck Citizens Advice carry on helping your community.

 

Want to get involved? email: training@purbeck.cabnet.org.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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