Our information can help you get the most out of older age. Read about topics including saving money, getting help at home, staying independent and planning for the future.

Extra support with the cost of living

If you're on a low income, it can be hard manage your budget with the rising cost of living. You may be able to get help to relieve some pressure - through grants, loans or other types of help.

Mental health

You may have noticed a change in how you or a loved one are thinking or feeling. Everyone experiences mental health, but you can get support and do things to help if you are struggling.

Help with your Council Tax

You may be worried about your Council Tax bill. But there is help available and ways to reduce the amount you pay - from exemptions and rebates, to discounts and support.


If you are struggling to pay your bills, or worried about keeping up with your mortgage repayments, there is help available.

Managing long-term health conditions

Living with long-term health conditions, like dementia, brings challenges. Our guide covers how to cope and ways to get support.

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