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Frequently asked questions

Instead of sending us a message, you might find the answer to your query below

What benefits can I claim?

The best way to find out is to do a benefits check using our Benefits Calculator.

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What jobs are available at Age UK?

We have roles available in a variety of areas, covering retail, marketing, fundraising, campaigning and more.

> Visit our careers site

What is Attendance Allowance and how do I claim it?

Attendance Allowance is a benefit for older people who may need extra help to remain independent at home, because of an illness or disability.

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What is Carers Allowance and how do I claim it?

Carer's Allowance is a benefit for people who spend at least 35 hours a week providing regular care to someone who has a disability.

> Visit our careers site

What is Pension Credit and how do I claim it?

Pension Credit is a benefit to give older people some extra money in retirement.

> Find out more

What's a Lasting Power of Attorney?

A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a way of giving someone you trust the legal authority to make decisions on your behalf in the future - either because you no longer want to, or because you lose what's known as 'mental capacity'.

> Find out more about Power of Attorney

How do I pay for care?

Paying for care can be a tricky business. There are a few steps you'll need to take to work this out, starting with getting your local authority to carry out a care needs assessment.

> Get more information about paying for care

Where's my local Age UK

All we need is your postcode to find out which of more than 150 local Age UKs can help you.

Find support from Age UK in your local area

How can I volunteer for Age UK?

We have a number of different ways you can volunteer your time - have a look at what we offer and then get in touch.

> Send us a volunteering enquiry


For more information: For information and advice, call 0800 678 1174
For all other enquiries, call 0800 169 8787

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