Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice helps people find a way forward with problems that seem complicated or intimidating and gives good quality, independent advice. Citizens Advice give advice to millions of people across the UK through a network of independent charities offers confidential advice online, over the phone, and in person, for free. It is independent and totally impartial.

Advice is given on benefits, employment and work, debts and money, consumer issues, family issues, housing, law and courts, immigration, and health.

Citizens Advice England have a comprehensive national website

and a national telephone advice line: 03444 111 444 (9am to 5pm weekdays)

Citizens Advice East Devon offer a local service. They have offices in Exmouth and Honiton although currently these offices are closed.

To request an advisor to call back phone 01395 265 070 or 0140442227 and leave a message or text ADVICE to 82727. Email

Sidmouth: Drop-in sessions [currently suspended] every Tuesday from 9.30am - 12.30am at Sidmouth Library, Blackmore Drive, Sidmouth, EX10 8LA