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Cheshire West Citizens Advice

Cheshire West and Chester CAB provide advice on a range of problems including in-work benefits and tax credits, family welfare and discrimination.  Below are some of the areas CAB covers:

Advice Issues

Advice is available on a range of problems including housing, debt, employment, in-work benefits and tax credits, family welfare and discrimination.  Below are some of the areas we cover.

Benefits:

  • Moving off benefits.
  • Identifying correct entitlement to in work benefits and tax credits.
  • Resolve ongoing benefit issues.

Debt:

  • Dealing with existing debts and liabilities.
  • Income maximisation services including applications to trust funds.
  • Drawing up budgets and managing finances.
  • Identifying options to deal with unmanageable debt.

Housing:

  • Continuing to meet housing costs.
  • General housing rights.
  • Implication of changing circumstances.

Employment:

  • Accommodating disabilities in the workplace.
  • Right to flexible working.
  • Dealing with problems in the workplace.

Consumer:

  • Young people, money and consumer rights.
  • Buying services – your rights.

Family and Relationships:

  • Living together, marriage and civil partnership.
  • Looking after people.

Opening Times


Northwich: 48 Chesterway, Northwich, Cheshire.  Monday/Wednesday/Thursday 09.30-15.30

Frodsham:  Main Street Chapel - Thursday 10.00 – 13.00

Adviceline:   08444 111 444       Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm
(0844 calls cost 5p per minute from a BT landline.  Mobile callers get an option to call a 0300 number on normal network rates)

www.adviceguide.org.uk:    For information on your rights

www.cwcab.org.uk : For information on Cheshire West Citizens Advice, including our 2010/11 Impact Report.

Registered Charity Number 1128367