Citizen's Advice

 Hawthorn Parish Council

Chairman : Cllr. Alan Askew

Parish Clerk : Lesley Swinbank  BSc MBA, Fellow SLCC

      Springwell House, Sedgefield, Co. Durham. TS21 2HS

01740 622429

Citizen’s Advice

New contact details are as follows:

Switchboard: 0300 323 1000 (Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm)

Debt Advice line: 0300 323 2000 (Monday – Friday 9am-12pm)

General Adviceline 03 444 111 444 (Monday-Friday 10am-4pm)


In addition to this, debt appointments are no longer required and clients can be seen by a caseworker at the individual drop in sessions.  In the case of Peterlee, this is Monday, Tuesday & Friday 10am - 1pm and Seaham on a Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 10am - 1pm.

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