Information & Advice

Information & Advice service

What does it do?

This is a core service for the organisation and provides a drop-in facility for older people, relatives and carers. They can obtain specialist advice on issues of interest and information about services, benefits and support groups, either by calling in person or by telephone.

We provide:

  • Advice surgeries on a regular basis throughout the Borough.
  • Home visits to provide information and assistance with forms for the housebound.
  • Our Benefits Adviser, John Perks can call in to your home and help you to complete the many and varied forms to claim benefits such as Attendance Allowance, Carers Allowance etc.
  • Information also available on care homes & nursing care, legal assistance, transport, consumer issues, disabilities and local health services.

Who it is for?

Older people, relatives and carers in the Sandwell area.

Where it is available?

Local service (Sandwell).

What it costs:

The service is free of charge

How to access or apply for it:

See contact details above


Info last updated:

15 - 17 Bull Street,, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B70 6EU