On these pages you can find information about how to go about renting or buying a home or just finding somewhere to live.
When you are in work, you can be faced with many difficult issues, so it is essential to know what your rights are.
Debt & Money
The following pages will give you the information you need to make the right choices, including help to deal with your debt problems.
These pages give you information on benefits and tax credits. There is also information about council tax, housing costs, national insurance & payment of benefits.
On these pages we provide basic information about your rights to health care, the NHS complaints procedure, and much more.
Find out what your rights are if your relationship has broken down and other family or self matters.
Volunteering with Citizens Advice Wakefield District is a great way to pick up skills, make friends and feel part of an enthusiastic team.
More from us
We aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives.
How to contact us
Calls to our national phone service and consumer helpline cost the same as calling 01 and 02 numbers. They will be included as part of a mobile allowance or a landline call package. You will be charged for calls not included in your landline package or if you go over your mobile allowance.
Where to find us
Our premises back on to the Cheapside car park where you can park for 2 hours. There are also some disabled parking spots directly outside the back door.
We are a 5 minute walk from Westgate Train Station and a 15 minute walk from Kirkgate Train Station.
From the bus station leave via the main entrance. Continue straight along Providence Street, cross the road on Northgate and continue up Cross Street. This will bring you onto Wood Street. Cross Wood Street and make your way up to the Town Hall on Wood Street. The CAB is directly behind the Town Hall on King Street.
Wakefield Opening Times
Monday : 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday : 9:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday : 9:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday : 9:00am – 5:00pm
Friday : 9:00am – 5:00pm
First Saturday of every month : 9:00am – 1:00pm