Information & Advice

Information and Advice Age UK Bournemouth

What does it do?

Age UK Bournemouth offers a free and confidential information and advice service for older people, their families and carers.

Topics we cover:
Our advisers are trained to help you on the following topics.
- Social care - such as finding a care home or getting some help at home, and how it's funded.
- Your income - including free benefits checks, help with applying for benefits and pension advice.
- Your home - information on staying warm at home, home adaptations and how to prevent falls.
- Legal issues - such as wills, Power of Attorney, and how to deal with an estate.

Who it is for?

The service is for older people in Bournemouth and the surrounding area.

Where it is available?

Local service (East Dorset, Bournemouth, Christchurch, Poole).

What it costs:

There is no cost involved.

How to access or apply for it:

You can access our information and advice service in a number of ways.

By phone: 01202 530530

By email:

At our office: 700 Wimborne Road, Bournemouth, BH9 2EG.
Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm and 1:30 to 4:00 pm.

What to expect then:

Call the information line and speak to one of the advisors to access information and advice.


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