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We provide information and a national advice service for older people, their families and carers.

View our range of up-to-date information factsheets on the most common issues faced by older people, such as benefits and entitlements, moving into a care home, paying for care and much more.

Alternatively, to speak to one of our expert advisers, call 0800 319 6789 (8am to 8pm, Monday to Friday and 9am to 5pm weekends and bank holidays) or email us at

Our advice and information services are completely impartial. We do not sell products or services and we do not receive a payment from any organisation for recommending that organisation’s product or service.



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Staying in control

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