Stroud: 0808 800 0510 - Cotswold: 0808 800 0511
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Your Local Citizens Advice

We are a local charity which operates under the names of Citizens Advice Stroud District and Citizens Advice Cotswold District.

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We provide free, independent, impartial and confidential advice across the Stroud and Cotswold districts of Gloucestershire and we work to empower and enable people to use that advice to solve their problems, whatever they may be.

We influence the development of social policies and services, both locally and nationally.

Getting Advice

Our team of highly-trained volunteers and experienced specialist case workers provide a full range of advice services which you can access in whatever way suits you best:

Please visit our Getting Advice section to help you find the advice you need.

Your local branch

Our main offices are in Stroud and Cirencester with outreaches at various other locations across the Stroud and Cotswold districts. 

Please visit our contact page for further details of locations and opening times..

Summer Outreach Closures

Our outreaches are staffed by volunteers who like to go on holiday in the summer. We apologies, therefore, that, during the summer period outreaches will be closed on the following days:

Berkeley 7th, 14th Sep           Dursley 22nd Augt Nailsworth 23rd, 30th Aug Stonehouse Town Hall 8th, 15th Sep                     Wotton 16th, 23rdrd Aug

You can still get advice at these times by phone, email or by dropping in to our main office in Stroud,

Can you help us at the Phoenix Festival?

We'd love you to come and join us at the Phoenix Festival in the Abeey Grounds, Cirencester on August 27th or 28th. We need a gang of friendly volunteers to staff our stall at which we'll be raising awareness of our services and, hopefully, recruiting new supporters. If you can help, even just for an hour, please contact us for more information.

Volunteer Adviser Recruitment           Information Session August 24th at 3.30pm

Do you have have 9 hours a week spare, are interested in helping people resolve their problems and enjoy a challenge? If so you may like to come along to our information session to find out more about becoming a volunteer adviser. Pippa, one of our volunteers told us, 'It is really rewarding to know you have helped someone resolve their problem in a confidential and non-judgemental way. The training is excellent, with a lot of support and back up.'

Get in touch for more information using the online form here for more information,

We are looking for new Trustees

to join our dynamic and enthusiastic trustee Board. The Board's role is to provide strategic leadership to the charity and ensure that it is sustainably funded, operates legally and is well governed in order to provide an effective service and achieve its mission.

We are particularly keen to recruit trustees with skills/experience in financial management, HR and marketing as well as people with good links to the local business community.

If you think you could be a Trustee and would like to join us, contact us using the online form here for more information.

New Chipping Campden drop-in advice session

Now available at Chipping Campden Baptist Church every Friday from 12.30 - 1.30pm.Drop in if you need advice or call the helpline.

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