Information & Advice

Info & advice for older people in Halton, St Helens & Warrington

What does it do?

Some of the issues we cover include:

A free, confidential and impartial service for older people and their families helping them to make informed choices to improve their lives. We can also support older people 65+ with practical support to claim benefits - additional income that can help assist older people in maintaining their independence. The service is free, private and confidential and covers a wide range of issues relevant to older people. If we can't help, we'll put you in touch with someone who can. Free Age UK guides and factsheets are also available.

  • Debt
  • Consumer
  • Housing
  • Disability
  • Leisure
  • Health
  • Welfare and benefits
  • Care issues

Who it is for?

for older people in St Helens, Runcorn, Warrington & Widnes.

Where it is available?

Regional service (Cheshire, Merseyside).

What it costs:

the service is free

How to access or apply for it:

We endeavour to make thi service accessible to all older people, whatever their circumstances, by the following methods:
  • Face to face - through Drop-In Sessions and Pre-booked Appointments; Opening Times: see our website for details of opening times in your area.
  • By telephone: Runcorn (01928 590 600), St Helens (01744 454 530), Warrington (01925 244 645), Widnes (0151 424 3986), Knowsley (0151 559 3065)
  • By email:
  • For those who are housebound, home visits can sometimes be arranged although not available in all areas

Additional information:

Information guides and factsheets are available on a wide range of issues and are available for viewing and downloading from the Age UK website

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Info last updated:

24 - 28 Claughton Street, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 1RZ