Citizens Advice Solihull Borough has continued giving advice to those in need throughout the coronavirus pandemic thanks to the tireless dedication of its staff and volunteers.
The team quickly rallied to ensure as many people as possible could be helped over the phone or webchat.
As part of Volunteers’ Week, which runs from 1 to 7 June, Citizens Advice Solihull wants to thank volunteers for their contribution not only during this exceptional time, but throughout the year. We have 32 Volunteers who are currently contributing a minimum of 192 each week. Across the year, over 95 people have been volunteering with us.
In the last year,Citizens Advice Solihull Borough has helped 3234 people with 12,467 problems, such as debt, housing, benefit and employment issues.
Kerry Turner, Chief Officer, Citizens Advice Solihull Borough said:
“Throughout the year our wonderful volunteers contribute their time and energy to make a huge difference to people’s lives and help keep our vital service running.
“Whether they have been able to continue in their role recently, or have paused their volunteering, their support throughout the year has been truly invaluable.
“I cannot thank them enough for their continued dedication. We really couldn’t do it without them.”
If you’re interested in finding out more about volunteering with Citizens Advice Solihull email firstname.lastname@example.org