National charity which helps older people with low incomes to live at home with dignity and peace of mind. It provides the following services:
- advice and information service offers expert personalised support by phone and email. Advice on social care provision includes care options and assessments, finding and paying for care, funding concerns and making a complaint.
- information and support via a range of free publications and detailed information guides
- skilled benefits advisers provide detailed assessments and casework support for those who need it most
- a friendship service which provides a regular weekly or fortnightly friendly social chat, over the phone or face to face by dedicated trained volunteers, to reduce feelings of loneliness in older people and encourage them to join in local social activities.
6 Avonmore Road,