Citizens Advice County Durham

Citizens Advice County Durham

Who are we?

Citizens Advice provides free, confidential and independent advice to help people overcome their problems. We're here for everyone and we can help with everything from money issues to problems at work, housing to consumer rights.

We help people across the county over the phone, by email and webchat. We value diversity, champion equality and challenge discrimination. Check us out at

But for those young people registered with DurhamWorks we can offer so much more! Our dedicated DurhamWorks Team at CACD can help you get a job.

Experienced Employability Trainers will support you on your DurhamWorks journey by helping you to recognize your own skills, qualities, abilities ; build confidence; create a stand-out CV: job search effectively and match yourself to vacancies, traineeships and apprenticeships; prepare and practice for Interviews(via various on-line platforms).

We offer this support in a variety of ways:

  • A series of short On-line Workshops covering various aspects of employability ,delivered via Google Meet and using Google Classroom
  • A three week Intensive Support Programme for those who are really serious about getting a job and are prepared to get stuck in! Delivered via Google Meet and using Google Classroom
  • One to one support over the phone, helping you identify what you want to do and planning how to achieve it.

For dates and details of upcoming workshops and support programs see Course page on the DurhamWorks website.

Talk to your Progression Worker if you’re interested in joining us for any of the above, but in the meantime, please have a look at our social media where you will see our latest marketing , newsletters and testimonials from participants, past and present. We’d love it if you’d like and follow us to spread the word to other young people who might benefit from our support.

Facebook: DurhamWorks CACD

Twitter: @DurhamWorksC

LinkedIn: DurhamWorks CACD

TikTok: @CDemployability

Telephone 07876 346 047 Email: