Citizens Advice Stockport
Citizens Advice Stockport advisers provide generalist advice to thousands of people every year in the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport.
Our advisers also provide advice in specialist areas like debt and employment.
Advice is independent, free, confidential and impartial. We use the evidence of our clients’ experiences to campaign for positive social and policy change.
Stockport Advice and Information for Life (SAIL)
Stockport Advice and Information for Life (SAIL) is a partnership of 10 local organisations brought together in October 2013 through the Big Lottery's Advice Service Transition Fund.
The partnership aims to support people living or working in Stockport to access advice and information on a range of issues such as debt, benefits, employment, housing problems etc.
0844 826 9800
Telephone advice: 2pm - 7pm Monday to Thursday, 2pm - 4pm on Friday
Part-time, 18 hours per week, based at Marple Salary £8939 (full time equivalent is £18,376) plus 7% pension contribution Do you have excellent office and organisational skills? Can you play a key role in supporting debt advice for Stockport people? Essential significant office work experience high level of office skills, including effective written and … read more
Mobile phone firms are selling customers contracts which cost on average 130 per cent more than they need to, a new report reveals. Citizens Advice commissioned a mystery shop on the UK’s leading mobile phone providers and found major variations on contracts offered to customers. Average monthly tariffs recommended by phone staff were £23.16 – … read more
Nine in ten people (88%) miss common warning signs of a pensions scam – such as unusually high investment returns, cold calling and offers of free financial advice – despite feeling confident they can spot fraudsters’ tricks. A new report from Citizens Advice, ‘Too good to be true’, reveals a mismatch between people’s confidence in … read more
In its response to the Budget 2016 Citizens Advice highlights how it deals with 287,000 issues around Personal Independent Payments a year and the importance of more investment in frontline money and debt advice services. Gillian Guy, Chief Executive of Citizens Advice, said: “Household finances mirror the instability of the wider economy. “Increasing the personal … read more