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Early May Holiday

Publication date: 1st May 2019

Due to the Early May public holiday, all CARF offices and telephone advice services will be closed on Monday 6th May.  We reopen as normal on Tuesday 7th May, While we're closed, you can get self help advice via our ...

Vacancy for EU Support Worker

Publication date: 1st May 2019

CARF have an exciting opportunity to develop a new Project within Fife delivering advice and support to vulnerable clients, at risk of missing the deadline to make an application to remain in the UK post-Brexit, and supporting applications for the...

CARF Vacancy for Finance Officer

Publication date: 22nd April 2019

CARF has a vacancy for a Finance Officer based at our administrative head office in Glenrothes. The post is permanent with a working week of 21 hours. Details of this and other positions can be found on our ...

CARF Vacancy for Money Adviser

Publication date: 22nd April 2019

CARF has a paid vacancy for a money adviser.  This post is temporary to cover maternity leave and provides an opportunity to work in Fife's leading advice service.  You'll work as part of a team who are the major provider of information,...

HP Laptop Battery Recall

Publication date: 20th March 2019

Hewlett Packard (HP) are recalling 78500 laptops due to the danger of a battery overheating and presenting a fire risk. You may be at risk if you have a ProBook, ZBook, x360, Pavillion, ENVY, HP 11 or Mobile Thin Client model.  HP will...

Paid Jobs - Join Us

Publication date: 1st March 2019

CARF is currently looking to fill 6 varied posts in Fife's leading advice service. As a premier employer within the non profit sector, we offer a wonderful environment in which to make a difference to our client's lives.  In retur...

Ofcom Introduces New Code of Practice Guaranteeing Broadband Speeds

Publication date: 1st March 2019

Ofcom (the UK regulator for communications services) has introduced a new broadband code of practice that requires providers to give better information about speeds to new customers telling them how fast their speed will be before they sign a cont...

Home Energy Scotland

Publication date: 7th February 2019

Home Energy Scotland (HES) have expert advisers who offer free, impartial advice on energy saving, keeping warm at home, renewable energy, greener travel, cutting water waste and more.  Their mission is to help people in Scotland create ...

Christmas Closure Times

Publication date: 20th December 2018

Most of CARF's services will close for the Christmas and New Year holiday.  Details of our closure:  Bureau:  Last Session of 2018:...

In-Work Poverty

Publication date: 11th December 2018

A new report from Citizens Advice Scotland finds that many people working in Scotland are routinely struggling to afford food. ...