Information and advice

Advice and Information Service

What does it do?

We aim to provide practical help, advice and services for older people.

As part of our commitment we can:
  • Offer advice, suggesting ways to solve difficulties or provide you with the details of people who may be able to help.
  • Focus attention on issues of importance to older people, making certain that your voice is heard.
We can help you with:
  • Welfare benefits
  • Housing and Property
  • Money Matters
  • Residential and Nursing Care
  • Leisure and Social Activities
  • Family and Personal Matters
  • Your Rights
  • Local Services
  • Other issues that affect your quality of life

Who it is for?

Age Concern Leicester Shire & Rutland provide free independent and confidential information and advice to people over 50. 

Where it is available?

Local service (Harborough, Hinckley & Bosworth, Leicester, Melton, Blaby, Charnwood, North West Leicestershire, Oadby & Wigston, Rutland).

How to access or apply for it:

You can access this service by contacting our Information and Advice helpline, Monday to Friday between 11am and 4pm. You can also email us with your query.

Information and Advice helpline: 0116 299 2278



Info last updated:

Lansdowne House, 113 Princess Road East, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 7LA