Citizens Advice Wirral News

Carol Johnson-Eyre
Wednesday, 19 August, 2015

Wirral Citizens Advice has appointed a new Chief Executive Officer.

Carol Johnson-Eyre, who previously worked as the Corporate Engagement Manager for Merseytravel, will lead Citizens Advice Wirral – the oldest and leading advice organisation for Wirral - into the future. Carol started in post on the 17th August.

Philip Howley, Chair of...

Celebrating 75 years of advice on Wirral
Wednesday, 27 August, 2014

Celebrating 75 years of advice on Wirral, we look forward to celebrating with you at our 75th Anniversary Tea Dance. There will be dancing, refreshments, live musical entertainment and a Grand Raffle with an array of exclusive prizes. 

Please feel free to wear 1940s attire as we celebrate 75 years of providing advice on Wirral.

The dance is...

Four in five say volunteering boosts health
Monday, 2 June, 2014

A new survey published today by Citizens Advice to mark Volunteers’ Week reveals that six in ten people say volunteering reduces stress, boosts employability, self-esteem and health.

The new report ‘CAB volunteering – how everyone benefits’ also reveals that 6 in 10 people who give their time to the Citizens Advice service feel less stressed as a result...

Friday, 9 May, 2014

The Citizens Advice Bureau is calling for people across Wirral to be on the lookout for any website, letter, doorstep seller or phone call with a proposal that sounds too good to be true – because it might very well be a scam.

Scams come in many shapes and sizes, including dodgy online adverts and tricksters using dating websites to build relationships with people they later defraud....

CAB warns scammers cashing-in on Green Deal
Monday, 28 April, 2014

Wirral CAB is warning people in the local area about scammers offering fake energy efficiency deals, as new national evidence finds 7 in 10 consumer queries to Citizens Advice about Green Deal are about scams.

More than half of people caught out by these scams are contacted out of the blue, either over the phone or by door to door sales, and offered thousands of pounds worth of home...

Wirral CAB joins forces with Floral Pavilion
Friday, 4 April, 2014

The Floral Pavilion in New Brighton plays host next week (9th April) to the classic show “Bless Em All”, including all the great songs and music of the 1940s, providing a fitting tribute to the Armed Forces.  After the show, Wirral CAB will be collecting much needed funds in the Floral Pavilion foyer to help it and its own army (of volunteers) keep up their vital work, providing impartial...