Age needs one voice. Now it has:
Age UK is the new force combining Age Concern England and
Help the Aged in England.
The Government recently announced that up to £5.5 billion of Pension Credit, Housing and Council Tax Benefit is being left unclaimed each year.
Last year, Age UK put £120 million back into the pockets of 500,000 older people.
During September and October, the Moneybus travelled the country to increase take-up of benefits amongst older people who are entitled to, but not claiming Pension Credit, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Benefit and Attendance Allowance.
The response was amazing and we managed to help people claim more than £300,000.
Find out more about the success of the Moneybus
Use our benefits calculator
Check to see if you're getting everything you're entitled to.
Even if you already claim some benefits, you may be entitled to others. Get checked for them all.
Put more money in your pocket - Age UK can help you claim money youre entitled to and make paying those annoying bills a little easier To find out more visit wwwageukorgukbenefitscheck
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Imagine what a bit more money could mean for you. It could help with shopping, paying the bills or being able to get out and about. With the cost of living rising, can you afford not to find out more?
For more information about financial support that is available to older people, download our free booklet (PDF, 886 KB).
With so many people missing out on financial support they are entitled to, we need your help. Order some posters and leaflets and put these around your local community (for example, your GP surgery, library, church, etc.):
Download our leaflet (PDF 184 KB)
Download our posters (PDF 799KB)
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We'll send as many copies of our More Money in Your Pocket posters or leaflets as you want. Just fill out our form.
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