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PIP - Personal Independence Payment

Publication date: 27th May 2022

We have no appointments left to help complete PIP applications before the introduction of Adult Disability Payment on 25th July 2022. You can complete the PIP form yourself or with help from a friend / relative using ...

We Are Recruiting - Join Us!

Publication date: 29th April 2022

Our continued success means we need more advisers to help the people of Fife.  Currently we are recruiting: Frontline Relief Advisers (4 posts available) Money Talk Team Worker Income Maximisation Worker (Food I...

A Day in the Life of Another Modern Apprentice!

Publication date: 8th April 2022

Since joining CARF in August 2021 as a Modern Apprentice in Customer Service with my fellow Modern Apprentice, Emily I have worked from the head office or from home, in line with covid restrictions. I have benefited from a variety of m...

A Day in the Life of a Modern Apprentice

Publication date: 2nd April 2022

My name is Emily Meldrum, I am 20 years old and I started work with CARF in August 2021 as a Modern Apprentice in Customer Service. I loved the idea of being a modern apprentice as it meant working while learning. I left school in 2019...

Common Advice Performance Monitoring Reporting Framework Additional Research Report

Publication date: 15th March 2022

CARF's Money Advisers recently took part in additional research conducted by the Improvement Service Provision of money and welfare rights advice services has become increasingly complex since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, re...

Introduction of the Online Safety Bill

Publication date: 9th March 2022

The government has announced the Online Safety Bill will be introduced in parliament in the coming weeks. Th...

National Minimum Wage Increase

Publication date: 2nd March 2022

The National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage increase on 1st April 2022. The following links detail what the amounts are, your rights as an employee and what to do if you don't think you are being paid what you should: ...

The Common Advice Performance Monitoring Reporting Framework Annual Report

Publication date: 1st March 2022

The CAPMRF measures key performance indicators for welfare and money advice services funded by Scottish Local Authorities on both an in-house and commissioned basis. The report aims to help ‘tell the story’ of the value of advice servi...

We're Recruiting an IT Professional

Publication date: 22nd February 2022

CARF is recruiting for an ICT Systems Administrator. This is a crucial role within CARF.  You'll be responsible for aiding in the smooth running of all IT systems and services and you will directly impact the service we provide to our ...

We're Recruiting for Money Advisers

Publication date: 10th January 2022

We are currently recruiting for two Money Adviser.  This is a great opportunity to join a successful team providing a comprehensive and quality money advice service. See our ...