Advice Nottingham Christmas and New Year opening times​

Nottingham Law Centre – closed from 5pm on Friday 20th December, reopening 9am on Thursday 2nd January

Citizens Advice Nottingham & District – closed from lunchtime on Christmas eve, reopening 9.30am on Thursday 2nd January

Meadows Advice Centre – closed from lunchtime on Christmas eve, until 9.30am on Thursday 2nd January

Clifton advice centre – closed from 5pm on Friday 20th December, reopening 9am on Thursday 2nd January.

Bestwood Advice Centre – closed from Thursday 19th until 1pm, reopening 9am on Monday 6th January 2020. Drop-in resumes on Tuesday 7th January and Wednesday 8th January from 9.30am to 12.30pm.

St Ann’s advice centre

Christmas Eve – 9am – 12.20pm

Christmas Day – closed

Boxing Day – closed

Friday 27th December – 9am – 2.30pm

Monday 30th December – normal opening hours

Tuesday 31st December – 9am – 12.20pm

Wednesday 1st January 2020 – closed

Thursday 2nd December – normal opening hours

  • Limited advice service
  • Food bank parcels (accepting self-referrals from anyone struggling over holiday period, regardless of income)
  • Fuel vouchers (not available for clients that have received or applied for the WHD)

Food banks – A list of food banks and their opening hours over Christmas and New Year can be found at

Advice and support for rough sleepers – If you need help or if you see someone sleeping rough in Nottinghamshire, let Framework know on 0800 066 5356 or text SOT to 80800

Shelter helpline – Talk to an expert housing adviser if you’re in urgent need of housing advice 0808 800 4444

Emmanuel house – opening times can be found at

Guru Nanak’s Mission Nottm – Serving free hot food outside Marks & Spencer in the City centre on Christmas Day at 6.30pm and Boxing Day at 7.30pm.

Community Cares Club – are delivering free Christmas breakfasts and dinners, and hosting a free Christmas day breakfast and lunch event. If you are going to be alone on Christmas Day, you can pre-order a delivery or attend the event by visiting

SFICE social cafe – open Tuesday 17th December and Thursday 19th December from 5 – 7pm to food

Nottingham Community Christmas – There is a Christmas lunch being held at Sherwood Methodist Church Hall. To book a place contact Claire or Emma on 07534 006684 or email to book. The lunch is free of charge and free travel can be organised.