• Finding advice: Mental Health

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    To mark Mental Health Awareness Week in May 2015 (#MHAW15) we have put together this blog. There is a lot of…

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  • Free training for advisers

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    Advice North Somerset training In the past year we’ve offered a number of free training events for advisers, support workers…

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  • Beware Pension Scams

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    “Pension freedom” from 6th April means that millions of people over 55 can withdraw all their pension savings. However this potential…

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  • Job Opportunity – North Somerset Citizens Advice Bureau Chief Executive

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    Location: North Somerset CAB, Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset Salary: £32,072 – £34,894 pa (dependent on experience) for a 37 hr 5…

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  • Go4IT Award: Addaction North Somerset

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    The first round of Go4IT produced four awards – one of which was to Addaction North Somerset. We were delighted to…

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  • Focus On: Volunteering in Advice & Support

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    Volunteers’ Week is an annual event (1-7 June 2015) celebrating the contribution made by millions of volunteers across the UK….

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  • Welfare reform: Lessons learned

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    The National Audit Office has requested that the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) will need to use the hard lessons…

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  • Finding computer support in North Somerset

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    If  you need help or support in using computers, the following (mainly free) resources are currently available in North Somerset….

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  • Winter Forum – December 2015

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    Advice North Somerset has set up the Advice Forum, to provide networking and training opportunities to voluntary and community sector…

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  • Council Tax Support – what has been your experience?

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    Have you got something to say about your experience of claiming Council Tax Support? We are helping North Somerset Council…

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