Information & Advice

What does it do?

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

Topics we cover: 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.