Information & Advice

Advice Information Guidance

What does it do?

We can help with:

These might include:
*Free Benefit Check
*Tax Help for Older People
*Support specifically for ex- services personnel
*Winter fuel payment
*Cold weather payment
*Warm Home discount
*Energy Companies Obligation Scheme ECO
*Switch your suppliers for cheaper rates
*Green Home Grants Scheme
*Home improvement – insulation grants 
*Safe & Healthy Homes -local authority support
*Priority Services Register-Utility providers (energy & water provision)
*How to avoid Winter related scams
*Tax Aid- support with tax returns
*Tyne & Wear Fire Brigade FREE Winter home checks
*Advice around housing and care provision locally

And most other things that affect your quality of life

Who it is for?

The service is for people aged 50 plus years in North Tyneside and their carers.

Where it is available?

Local service (North Tyneside).

What it costs:

This service is free for people aged 50 plus years in North Tyneside and their carers.

How to access or apply for it:

Telephone advice is available, Monday-Friday 8.45am-16:30pm 
We can also offer a home visiting service where appropriate Tel: 0191 280 8484.

Appointments are also available at the Bradbury Centre, North Shields - Monday to Friday.
If you need Information or Advice you can pop in to the Bradbury Centre or contact us on 0191 280 8484 to book a suitable appointment.


Info last updated:

Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields, NE29 6QP