Projects and services

Our generalist advice service covers everything from debt, welfare benefits, employment and housing enquiries to consumer, relationship, immigration, discrimination and more. The Get advice and contact page will tell you more. In addition, we have a number of specialist services that we can provide thanks to specific grant funding and you can find out about what we currently offer on this page.

New Polish Community Outreach Service

  • June 10, 2017
  • Posted by: Rosalie Boyles

Are you Polish and concerned about issues such as employment, Brexit, discrimination, debts, benefits or housing?   Citizens Advice in Selby is here to help. Come and talk to Tom and Karolina at Selby North Children’s Centre, 2.30 pm to 4.00pm, on: Monday 26th June 2017 Monday 10th July 2017…

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European Social Fund – Action Towards Inclusion

  • May 12, 2017
  • Posted by: Rosalie Boyles

Action Towards Inclusion is a £7.4 million project in York, North Yorkshire and East Riding over the next 3 years which is part of the national Building Better Opportunities programme, funded by the Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund. It will see 60+ organisations engage with and provide mentoring…

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Debt advice

  • August 19, 2016
  • Posted by: Lucy Ballantyne

We have specialist debt advisers in all three of our locations. They can advise on: Ways to maximize your income Negotiating with your creditors Agreeing affordable repayments Court forms and court procedures Insolvency remedies including Bankruptcy, Individual Voluntary Arrangements and Debt Relief Orders If you are in debt and are struggling…

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Generalist Advice

  • August 19, 2016
  • Posted by: Lucy Ballantyne

Our team of volunteer advisers are trained to offer you advice through face to face interviews, by email or over the telephone. There are a number of different ways advisers can help with your problem. Advisers don’t tell you what to do, but explain your options and the possible outcomes of…

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Warm and Well in North Yorkshire

  • August 19, 2016
  • Posted by: Andy Allerton

Warm & Well in North Yorkshire raises awareness of the impact of cold homes on our health and wellbeing, offers practical solutions to reduce fuel poverty, and supports people and communities to stay warm and well in winter. The projects services are available across the 7 districts of North Yorkshire and…

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Macmillan/CAB Benefits Advice Service

  • May 25, 2016
  • Posted by: cf-rob

The Macmillan/CAB Benefits Advice Service delivers specialist advice to people and their families who are affected by cancer and other life limiting illnesses. It is available in our Hambleton and Richmondshire offices and is currently fully funded by the Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group (HRW CCG). Cancer and…

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Pension Wise

  • May 25, 2016
  • Posted by: cf-rob

Approaching retirement? Pension Wise is a new government service that will help you go through your options so you can make informed and confident decisions that are best for you and your family. Free and impartial help with Pensions Since 6 April 2015, pensions have changed giving you more freedom…

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Rural Reach

  • May 25, 2016
  • Posted by: cf-rob

Rural Reach is funded by the Big Lottery’s Reaching Communities Fund. The project delivers advice on any matter to those living in rural communities across Hambleton and Richmondshire. Advice sessions are held in libraries, community offices and doctor’s surgeries and home visits are also available for those people who are…

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Advice Matters

  • May 25, 2016
  • Posted by: cf-rob

The Advice Matters project is funded by the Big Lottery’s Reaching Communities fund and is based in Selby. The project delivers specialist welfare benefits and debt advice to individuals and to front line workers in other organisations. To find out how to access this service, go to the Get advice…

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