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A big thank you to Hopestead

Posted: 29th April 2022

We are delighted to confirm that we now have a dedicated trained Money Adviser working closely with local Housing Officers to help tenants with debt and budgeting. This has been made possible by Hopestead, who have provided us with funding for this project. You can read more about Hopestead’s fantastic work and their mission to […]

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Park Homes Warm Home Discount


Subject to Ofgem guidance, we anticipate the Park Homes Warm Home Discount scheme will re-open in September 2022. The scheme is available to permanent residents living in a Park Home in England, Scotland or Wales who pay their electricity bills directly to their park site owner. Applications are considered on a first come first served […]

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Bank Holiday Closures

Posted: 28th April 2022

Please be advised that we will be closed for the upcoming Bank Holidays. These are as follows: Early May Bank Holiday – Monday 2 May 2022 Spring Bank Holiday – Thursday 2 June 2022 Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday – Friday 3 June 2022

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We will be closed Good Friday and Easter Monday

Posted: 11th April 2022

Please be aware that we will be closed on Bank Holidays 15th April for Good Friday and 18th April for Easter Monday. Normal opening hours will resume on Tuesday 19th April. Wishing everyone a happy Easter!

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The Mayors charity quiz

Mayor’s Charity Quiz Saturday 23 April at 7pm

Posted: 15th March 2022

Come along to the Mayor’s Charity Quiz night at Stowmarket Community Centre on Saturday 23 April at 7pm to raise money for local causes and put your general knowledge to the test. Proceeds of the evening will go to Mayor Keith Scarff’s chosen charities Red Gables and Mid Suffolk Citizens Advice. Tickets for the quiz […]

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Storm update – our office is closed

Posted: 18th February 2022

The Met Office has issued a red warning because of Storm Eunice.  As a result, our office and our outreach at Eye Library are closed.  If you have a need advice then please contact us via the form on our website.  Then, we will get back to you when we are next open.  We expect […]

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Thank you for your foodbank donations

Posted: 14th February 2022

We want to say thank you to everyone in Mid Suffolk who has donated to a foodbank.  Your donations have made a real difference. We have now put together a report with our data on foodbank referrals from 2019 – 2021 (read our report). The report shows that: Demand for food parcels in 2021 was […]

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We are now taking on reception volunteers!

Posted: 08th February 2022

In preparation for our opening to walk in appointments, we are currently recruiting reception volunteers. Your role will be a friendly face to greet members of the public at the reception area, take their information and book them in for an appointment. One of our current volunteers said “I think reception is the best volunteering […]

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Christmas opening hours

Posted: 14th December 2021

Our wonderful volunteers are giving up their time over the festive period to continue to provide our free advise service. There are some changes to our opening hours as follows: Friday 24 Dec  –  9.30am – 12.30pm Saturday 25 Dec  –  Closed Sunday 26 Dec  –  Closed Monday 27 Dec  –  Bank Holiday  –  Closed […]

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Tree 2021

Stowmarket Christmas Tree Festival

Posted: 29th November 2021

Citizens Advice Mid Suffolk have a tree this year at the Stowmarket Christmas Tree Festival at St Peters and St Marys Church, Stowmarket! Our youngest “volunteer”, aged 4, helped to decorate the tree. This message of our tree is “A light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it”. We would like […]

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