Blackpool Citizens Advice
6-10 Whitegate Drive
Public phone: 0808 278 7818 / 01253 308401 (Debt Advice)
Website URL: http://www.blackpoolcab.org.uk
Service offered: Advice and information on a range of issues, including benefits, debt, consumer rights, housing rights, employment. Specialist help in debt and welfare benefits, advice by appointment throughout the week. Access to solicitor by appointment. Outreach available at various locations across Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde.
Target group: General public.
Area served: Blackpool and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Drop In (Suspended during coronavirus pandemic, please check website for up to date information), phone, email or via website.
Monday: 10am – 5pm (Phone)
Tuesday: 10am – 5pm (Phone)
Wednesday: 10am – 5pm (Phone)
Thursday: 10am – 5pm (Phone)
Friday: 10am – 5pm (Phone)
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Level entrance. Lift. Information in large print. Home visits for people unable to attend the office. Induction loop
Languages other than English: Language Line and BSL.
Charity number: 1130422
Year established: 1939
Staffing: 8 full time, 10 part time staff + 42 volunteers.
Public transport: Blackpool North train station - 15 minutes walk. Bus station - 10 minutes walk. Buses 2, 2A, 4 (Easy Access), 6, 158, X58.
Record last checked: 21 January 2021