A helping hand

How someone with an illness or disability can get help to collect or deal with social security benefits

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Air travel for people affected by chest heart stroke illness

Practical information for people affected by chest, heart or stroke illness who are considering air travel

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Not Alone A Good Practice Guide to working with people with Dementia in Sheltered Housing

A good practice guide about how staff could and should deal with sheltered housing residents suffering from dementia

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Older People Mental Health

Comprehensive factsheet about issues related to mental health. Topics covered include Life Changes such as retirement, bereavement, Keeping Healthy & Staying Active through exercise, diet, medication, social life etc, Mental Health Issues such as insomnia, anxiety, depression, dementia, and Diversity topics of black & minority ethnic people, and older lesbians, gay men & bisexual people.

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Health and Ageing

Explains how age can affect the health of older people, provides some general information and statistics about older people’s health and explains some of the most common illnesses in more detail.

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