The aims of Devon Welfare Rights Unit are:
- To improve the availability and quality of welfare rights advice and
social policy work in Devon, by delivering training, consultancy and
support to organisations providing advice to the public.
- To identify and act upon social security issues which have
implications for social policy.
The aims of Citizens Advice are:
- To ensure that individuals do not suffer through lack of knowledge
of their rights and responsibilities or of the service available to
them or through an inability to express their needs effectively.
- To exercise a responsible influence on the development of social
policies and services, both locally and nationally.