Today, we have had to cancel our Community Advice Vehicle outreaches at both Mudeford and St. Immanuel's Church - Apologies for any inconvenience. Please visit our 'Get Advice' page to find alternative ways to reach us and see our Advisers face-to-face.
Today (17th August 2023), we are at Boscombe Gardens at BCHA's The Festival of Wellbeing. Come down and join in on the fun and listen to the the live band playing. Due to this event, we will not be running our afternoon outreach at Castlepoint. We will be back to running outreaches as normal from the [...]
Citizens Advice BCP are piloting an outreach at the Henry Brown Centre in West Howe (Bournemouth) on the 24th May 2023 for the purpose of discussing rent issues. If you are a tenant experiencing issues with your landlord such as rent increases or threat of eviction or are a Council or Housing Association tenant with housing [...]
A statement from the Board of Trustees, Citizens Advice BCP: It is with regret that we announce that for personal reasons Anne Joseph is standing down from her role as Trustee and Chair of the Board of Citizens Advice BCP with immediate effect. Anne is leaving having led our organisation through a significant period of transformation, [...]
Saturday 10th September is World Suicide Prevention Day. If you, or someone you know needs help, visit the Dorset Mind Website for resources and to find out what support is available https://dorsetmind.uk or visit their social media @DorsetMind @DorsetMHA #GetDorsetTalking
Scams and the Cost of Living The increased financial pressure many will be facing has put more people into difficultsituations, with many facing issues with debt and being unable to afford essential goods and services. Scammers are likely to exploit these issues, so empowering the public to protect themselves and others from scams will have heightened [...]
Applications for the Household Support Fund have reopened from the 11/04/2022 to the 30/04/2022. If you have a low income, low savings and struggling to meet the cost of energy bills, please apply straight away. Please go to our Winter Warmth page to apply for this grant.
On the 17th February 2022 (10am-2pm), we will be joining Citizens Advice in East Dorset and Purbeck on their Energy Awareness Day in Ferndown at The Centre, Barns Road. Smart Meter & General Advisers from Citizens Advice Bournemouth Christchurch & Poole as well as Energy Advisers from Citizens Advice in East Dorset & Purbeck will be [...]
Our Community Advice Vehicle (CAVe) has been operating since 1st September 2021 and offers a mobile outreach service across the conurbation. We hope our mobile outreach will help make reaching our services that little bit easier for the communities within which we serve. Please note: The CAVe will not be operating on Bank Holidays or between [...]