"My husband was a volunteer for Citizen's
advice for ten years and the work he did
was invaluable in helping him to cope
with having to give up work due to poor
I stopped working to care for him and
after his death I decided to follow in his
footsteps by becomming involved in
Social Policy work.
It has been so interesting and stimulating
and has given me a new focus and
interest in life."
Shirley Clarke, Volunteer Adviser
"I have been volunteering for CARF for
almost a year now. The ongoing training
is excellent and working in the bureau
has given me lots of confidence.
As a generalist adviser, I enjoy helping
people find practical soloutions to thier
The role can be challenging but its very
satisfying knowing that our endevours
make such a positive difference to
peoples lives. I am currently seeking
employment in this area and know that
my experience here will stand me in