Press

Press releases and further information

You can find CACD’s local press releases here

https://www.citizensadvicecd.org.uk/category/press-release/

You can find National Citizens Advice media centre and press releases here. There is also further support for journalists including advice trends, key facts, expert comments, FAQ and online advice.

https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/about-us/how-citizens-advice-works/media/

Notes for editors

  • Citizens Advice County Durham is a local charity providing free, confidential, independent and impartial advice to people who live, work or study in County Durham.
  • Across the UK the Citizens Advice network helped 2.7 million people face to face, over the phone, by email and webchat in 2016-17.  There were also 43 million visits to the national online advice pages.
  • Citizens Advice has up to date information on what Coronavirus means for people in England and Wales at https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/health/coronavirus-what-it-means-for-you/
  • All Citizens Advice organisations in the network carry out local research and campaigns work, supported by Citizens Advice nationally.  Lewis Kirkbride is Research & Campaigns Officer for Citizens Advice County Durham, with links to counterparts in Northumberland, North Tyneside, Newcastle, Gateshead, South Tyneside, and Sunderland: email researchandcampaigns@citizensadvicecd.org.uk for more information