Information and Advice

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark provide two services offering information and advice to older people in Lewisham and Southwark.


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Info & Advice

 

The Information and Advice service in Lewisham and Information, Advice & Access service in Southwark aim to maximise the independence of older people by providing a range of information, advice, advocacy, casework referral and practical help services.

 

Information & Advice in Lewisham 
Age UK Lewisham & Southwark are proud to be a member of the Advice Lewisham Consortium, a network of advice agencies, offering free, confidential and non-judgemental advice on. Through the consortium advice and information is offered on the following areas:
- Welfare Benefits
- Housing
- Community Care
- Transport/Travel
- Consumer issues
- Local Services
- Debt
- Immigration
For advice and information or to book an appointment or please call the Advice Lewisham Freephone number: 0800 231 5453 (Mon- Friday 9am-5pm)
IT Hub- At the hub we can help you to find online advice and information. We can also help you to make online benefit claims and applications for blue badges and travel passes. We can also help you if you are not sure where to go for advice or what kind of advice you need. 
Who: Lewisham Residents aged 60+
Where: Age UK Lewisham & Southwark
10 Catford Broadway
London
SE6 4SP
When: Every Tuesday from 10:00am -12:30pm
Information and Advice in Southwark
Southwark delivers a free, confidential, impartial advice and information service to older people living in Southwark through telephone, drop-ins, appointments and home visiting.
Who: Southwark Residents aged 50+
Appointments
For appointments please call 020 7358 4060
If you have mobility difficulties which means you struggle to get out of your home we will be able to offer home visiting appointments.
Drop-ins
Where: Age UK Lewisham & Southwark
Stones End Centre
11 Scovell Road
London
SE1 1QQ
When: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10:00am-1:00pm
Where: Age UK Lewisham & Southwark
Yalding Healthy Living Centre
95 Southwark Park Road
London
SE16 3TY
When: Wednesdays & Fridays 10:00am- 12:30pm
Email contact: sail@ageuklands.org.uk

Information and Advice in Lewisham 

Age UK Lewisham & Southwark is proud to be a member of the Advice Lewisham Consortium, a network of advice agencies, offering free, confidential and non-judgemental advice. Through the consortium advice and information is offered on the following areas:

  • Welfare Benefits
  • Housing
  • Community Care
  • Transport/Travel
  • Consumer issues
  • Local Services
  • Debt
  • Immigration

For advice or to book an appointment please call the Advice Lewisham Freephone number: 0800 231 5453 (Mon - Friday 9am - 5pm)

For information enquiries only please call 020 8690 9060 (Mondays to Fridays from 10am -1pm)


IT Hub - At the hub we can help you to find online advice and information. We can also help you to make online benefit claims and applications for blue badges and travel passes. We can also help you if you are not sure where to go for advice or what kind of advice you need. 

Who: Lewisham Residents aged 60+
Where: Age UK Lewisham & Southwark, 10 Catford Broadway, London, SE6 4SP
When: Every Tuesday from 10:00am -12:30pm



Information and Advice in Southwark

We deliver a free, confidential, impartial advice and information service to older people living in Southwark through telephone conversations, drop-ins, appointments and home visiting.

Who: Southwark Residents aged 50+

For information enquiries only please call 020 7358 4074 (Mondays to Fridays between 10am - 1pm)

Appointments

For appointments please call 020 7358 4074

If you have mobility difficulties which mean you struggle to get out of your home we will be able to offer home visiting appointments.

Drop-ins

Where: Age UK Lewisham & Southwark, Stones End Centre, 11 Scovell Road, London, SE1 1QQ

When: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10:00am -1:00pm

Where: Yalding Healthy Living Centre, 95 Southwark Park Road, London, SE16 3TY

When: Wednesdays & Fridays 10:00am - 12:30pm

Email contactsouthwark.advice@ageuklands.org.uk

Useful Links and Downloads

  • Downloads

    You can download our Information and Advice leaflet for more information on our Southwark Service.

    Information & Advice leaflet [PDF, 372KB]

  • Links

    Age UK provides a comprehensive range of information guides and factsheets on a wide variety of issues that you may find useful. You can access this resource for free below.

    Age UK Factsheets