The campaign is all about supporting partnerships nationally and locally to give consumers the skills and confidence to identify scams, share experiences and take action by reporting suspicious activity.
Scamwatch Derbyshire produce a regular newsletter see Derbyshire scamwatch for more details or email: email@example.com to sign up. The Safeguarding board offers guidance to prevent finanical abuse at: click here
A scheme exists to get call blockers to people with dementia who are being targetted. Contact Trading Standards for information.
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BBC programme featuring credit unions
A Matter of life and debt simply explains what Credit Unions might do in real life scenarios in England, see it on iplayer until end of November.
Derby Credit Union opens premises on Cornmarket in Derby see https://www.facebook.com/derbyshirecommunitybank/?fref=ts
Article on Universal Credit from JPIT universal credit comment Joint Public Issues Team gives some insights into this scenario for those entitled to working age benefits and trying to make a claim.
Archbishop task group offers training resource 'Guiding people to free debt advice'