Friends support money advice sessions in Crowborough

At their AGM the Friends of Crowborough CAB handed over a cheque for £3,000 to Wealden Citizens Advice to support their work helping those in financial difficulty in Crowborough.

Their generous contribution will ensure that money advice services can continue to be provided from the Crowborough bureau when Lottery funding ends this month.Friends_of_Crowborough_July

Kay Birch, Chief Executive of the service said:

We are incredibly grateful to the Friends of Crowborough for their fundraising efforts , as we are to the Town, District and Parish Councils who fund us – we simply could not provide all the help we do without their support.

2014/15 was a busy year for Crowborough CAB.  The bureau helped 1,349 clients with 7,078 issues.  The team of dedicated volunteers, supported by a small and expert paid staff, helped clients achieve nearly £1m in improved financial outcomes, such as additional benefits and tax credits.

If you would like to volunteer you can contact the service at administrator@uckfieldcab.cabnet.org.uk. Wealden-Citizens-Advice

Get Advice

You can contact the CAB on their ADVICELINE 03444 111444. Or in person at their Crowborough offices at Croham Lodge, Croham Road, Crowborough TN6 2RH.

You can email via the website www.eastsussexcab.co.uk or get advice online at www.citizensadvice.org.uk.

 

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