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Coronavirus (COVID-19): updates and advice

Citizen’s Advice support for those claiming or moving to Universal Credit and requiring income maximization advice

When and where


  • Library: Weymouth Library and Learning Centre

  • When: every week on a Friday
  • Time: 10am to 12 noon
  • Cost: Free

  • Type of event: advice surgery, cab sessions and libraries as cultural hubs.

  • For: adults.
Citizen’s Advice support for those claiming or moving to Universal Credit and requiring income maximization advice

About Citizen’s Advice support for those claiming or moving to Universal Credit and requiring income maximization advice

Citizen’s Advice will support those claiming or moving to Universal Credit and who also require income maximisation advice, including help with other benefits, budgeting, and access to grants and other discretionary help. During the period that libraries are closed because of COVID-19, Citizen’s Advice caseworkers will provide advice via email and phone at the following times: 

Please note, Caroline Buxton’s email will be checked every day: caroline.buxton@centralca.org.uk

  

LCA Main Office and

  • outreaches

Caseworker and email address

Availability

Bridport

  • Library

Alison Burt

AlisonB@bridport-cab.cabnet.org.uk

01308 456880

Tuesday 10 - 3

Dorchester

  • Library

Caroline Buxton

caroline.buxton@centralca.org.uk

07799 358927

 

Wednesday 9 - 3

Wareham/Purbeck

  • Upton Library
  • Swanage Library

Susan Ridley

incomemax@purbeck.cabnet.org.uk

01929 508224

 

Wednesday AM

Friday AM

 

Wimborne

  • Ferndown Library

 

Liz Jones

Advice-dorch@centralca.org.uk

 

 

Tuesday 10 - 2

Gillingham

  • Blandford Library

 

Georgina Robson

Advice-dorch@centralca.org.uk

 

 

Tuesday AM

Weymouth

  • Library
  • Job Centre

 

Rowan Hedley

Advice-dorch@centralca.org.uk

 

 

tbc

Library details

Weymouth Library and Learning Centre
Great George Street
Weymouth
Dorset
DT4 8NN

01305 762410
weymouthlibrary@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Get directions to Weymouth Library and Learning Centre

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