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DAGCAS Making Debt Advice More Accessible.
23rd August 2021

PRESS RELEASE – Making Debt Advice More Accessible 18/08/2021 Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service (D&G CAS) is making debt advice and support more accessible. D&G CAS has launched their new Multi-Channel Debt Advice team to enhance our specialist debt…

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Changes to Employment Law - Press Release
26th July 2021

Media Contact: Jess Benzie 0300 303 4321 ext. 6108 Update on Changes to Employment Law from Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service The Westminster Government, who are responsible for Employment law, made what we consider to be some significant changes…

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We are looking for volunteers
8th July 2021

At Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service (DAGCAS), we are always on the lookout for new volunteers to help keep our service a thriving one. Full training is given, and there are roles beyond advice-giving, such as administration and social…

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We Have a Newsletter!

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Job Start Payment
5th July 2021

Young people aged between 16-24 years old are being urged to apply for the Job Start Payment if they are starting a new job after a period of unemployment. Eligible 16-24 year olds, who have been on certain benefits for…

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Civil Partnership News

The Scottish Parliament passed a new law which will make civil partnership available to mixed sex couples from 30 June 2021.You must give notice to the registrar at least 29 days before the date you’d like to enter your civil…

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YES, late night Thursdays are back.
15th April 2021

As from 29th April 2021, Dumfries Bureau will be open for face-to-face drop ins and appointments until 7.00pm every Thursday evening.  Opening hours from the 29th April 2021:  Mondays- 9:30am-4:30pm (closed 12:30-1:30pm)      Tuesdays – 9:30am-4:30pm (closed 12:30-1:30pm)     Wednesdays – 9:30am-4:30pm (closed 12:30-1:30pm)     Thursdays 9.30am – 7.00pm (closed 12:30-1:30pm)      Fridays- 9:30am-4pm (closed…

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Annual Report 2019-2020
9th December 2020

DAGCAS-ANNUAL-REPORT-2019-2020Download Please download a copy of our annual report for 2019-2020. Our annual report tells a story of a very successful year. It contains statistics including client financial gains, case studies, volunteer and staff profiles and client testimonials. All of which demonstrate the…

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Updates from Social Security Scotland
18th November 2020

Scottish Child Payment Pre-Launch Applications  Click here to view a video from Social Security Scotland Facebook page, this one links together the Scottish Child Payment and Best Start Grant benefits and it’s a good illustration of the support available.  Child…

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9th November 2020

will be held remotely via MS TEAMS on Wednesday 9 December 2020 at 5.00pm Joining details will be supplied on confirmation of your attendance. D&G Citizens Advice Service now invites membership to the Company. Tel: 0300 303 4321 Email:…

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18th February 2020

South of Scotland Labour MSP Colin Smyth has praised the vital work of Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service (DAGCAS) following a recent visit to the Annan branch. He has also called for local people to consider volunteering for DAGCAS,…

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Late Applications for EU Citizens Support Scheme
9th August 2019

Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service (DAGCAS) launches a new service to assist EU Citizens and their family members with the EU Settlement Scheme.

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