Campaigning for change
The stories clients share in CAB gives us a unique insight into the problems faced by people in the UK.
With over two million clients each year it's the kind of evidence that's hard to ignore; it's all too apparent when policies and services cause people issues.
We see it as our responsibility to create a public debate around these issues and speak up. Support our campaigns to change things for the better
Four million people are likely to take out a payday loan in the next six months.
Over the past four years, we have seen a ten-fold increase in the proportion of clients receiving advice on debt that included a payday loan.
We need your help to stop payday lenders using their advertising to target vulnerable people, and to make sure the industry is properly regulated so they treat their customers fairly.
In 2012 the Government cut legal aid funding significantly.
Legal aid is now under further attack with additional proposals for cuts and restrictions. We think this puts access to justice at risk.
We need your help to call on the Government to make sure ordinary people can challenge unjust decisions, access the help they are entitled to and quality service that meets their needs.
Universal Credit is going to change the way around 8 million households receive benefits.
Many people are being asked to cope for the first time with claiming benefits online and budgeting with one monthly lump sum, including the money they need to pay their rent.
We're are calling on the Government to allow people the choice of how they receive their benefits while they are given support to help them gain confidence and independence.
Find out more about the campaign.