age concern

Advice and Information

Through our website and telephone number: 01384 813565, older people, their families and friends and health care professionals can access our comprehensive range of advice and information.

We cover a full range of Advice and Information for anyone over the age of 55 including:

  • Applying for benefits
  • Free Legal Surgeries
  • Council Tax and Housing Benefit payments
  • Reviews and Appeal procedures for Welfare Benefits
  • Fuel bills and other household bills including assistance with debt or arrears problems
  • Bus Pass Applications
  • Private occupational pension queries - signposting service provided to appropriate advice and support agencies

You may find that we do not have all the answers, but we know an organisation that does. As this site grows, it would be useful to have your opinions, so we can include topics you are interested in, update our site with relevant information that is useful for you and make general improvements.