• Wealden Citizens Advice News

          Older People's Day 2019

          Wednesday 31st Jul 2019
          Please see the Older People's Day Booklet, which gives details of all the events that will be taking place throughout East Sussex to mark Older People's Day during September and October....Read More...

          Universal Credit Help

          Wednesday 27th Mar 2019
          The Universal Credit Help to Claim service is live. Universal Credit is a monthly payment for people on a low income whether in or out of work. It replaces 6 means-tested benefits (benefits you can get if your income and savings are below a certain ...Read More...

          PIP & ESA Benefits - It's Just Not Fair!

          Wednesday 13th Mar 2019
          Citizens Advice services in East Sussex have compiled a report on the experiences of our clients claiming Personal Independence Payments (PIP) and Employment Support Allowance (ESA). The title of the report It’s Just Not Fair sum...Read More...

          Fee-free Basic Bank Accounts

          Thursday 5th Jul 2018
          We did a quick survey of how many Banks and Building Societies were located in Crowborough, Hailsham and Uckfield.  All offer a basic bank account.  Find out what's available and read further information about fee-free basic bank accoun...Read More...

          Are you interested in volunteering for Wealden Citizens Advice?

          Wednesday 2nd May 2018
          We need your help!  In 2018 Wealden Citizens Advice helped 4,746 people with 18,029 issues, securing over £2.4m in improved financial outcomes including around £1.3m in additional income. We helped clients manage £1m in debt &a...Read More...

          Swim sessions for people with disabilities

          Wednesday 2nd May 2018
          Freedom Leisure are holding inclusive swim sessions suitable for people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities and people living with dementia in Hailsham, Crowborough and Uckfield.  Pool session assisted by a swimming teacher to...Read More...

          Carers Support Group in Crowborough

          Wednesday 2nd May 2018
          Do you care for an older loved one, or know someone who does?  Heather View care home holds a monthly carer support group where they offer a warm and welcoming environment for local family carers to get to know each other and share ideas and exp...Read More...

          The Wealden Care Network

          Wednesday 2nd May 2018
          Personal Assistant's, Carers, Micro Providers, those working in care or wishing to and volunteers are invited to attend free networking events at Victoria Pavilion, in Uckfield over the course of the year.  There will be a chance to network ...Read More...

          Health Walks in East Sussex

          Wednesday 2nd May 2018
          Walking has been described as the perfect exercise and East Sussex Health Walks is a scheme offering free short walks which last no longer than an hour. Some walks only last 30 minutes. Their programme consists of community health walks which are ope...Read More...

          Need help with IT / CVs etc.? Resources incl. Courses

          Wednesday 2nd May 2018
          We have put together a list with links to resources that can help in various ways if you are looking to develop your skills or need help getting a job.  For example, free training courses to help with computer and internet skills and advice for ...Read More...

          Worried about keeping warm?

          Wednesday 2nd May 2018
          Are you worried about how you are going to be able to keep your home warm?  Read our leaflet which gives tips and advice on how to shop around for the best energy deals, how to save money and how extra money may be available to help you pay bill...Read More...

          Struggling with Debt?

          Wednesday 2nd May 2018
          Being in large amounts of debts can be really worrying. Wealden Citizens Advice have put together some tips on how you can take action. Read more for our advice and also ways you can get in touch for more help.  ...Read More...
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