Drop-in advice sessions

Drop-in advice sessions and services at libraries in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole are currently suspended until further notice.    

Citizens Advice drop-in service 

Citizens Advice run a drop-in service at our libraries, offering advice on: 

  • benefits 
  • work 
  • debt and money 
  • consumer issues 
  • relationships 
  • housing
  • law and rights 
  • discrimination 
  • tax 
  • healthcare 
  • education.  
Libraries in Bournemouth
 Location Days Times
Boscombe Library Thursday 9:30am to 1pm
Kinson Hub Thursday  9:30am to 1pm
Southbourne Library Monday  2pm to 5pm 
West Howe Library Tuesday  9:30am to 1pm


Libraries in Christchurch
 Location DayTimes 
Christchurch Library Wednesday  9:30am to 12:30pm  
Highcliffe Library Wednesday 9:30am to 12:30pm


Libraries in Poole
 Location Days Times
Broadstone Library Tuesday  9:30am to 1pm 
Canford Heath Library Tuesday  2pm to 5pm 
Hamworthy Library Monday  9:30am to 1pm
Poole Library Monday to Friday  9:30am to 12:30pm 
Rossmore Library Wednesday  10am to noon 

Estate and later life planning advice  

Speak to a specialist in estate and later life planning from Atheneys Law.  

The advisor can provide advice on a range of legal, funeral and inheritance plans, giving you and your family protection and peace of mind, now and in the future.  

Drop-in sessions are held on the last Friday of the month at Poole Central Library from 10am to noon. 

Money Helper 

Money Helper offers free and impartial guidance to help people manage their money. They also work in partnership with other organisations to help people make the most of their money.