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AgeUKIG01: Staying safe (PDF 526 KB)
AgeUKIG02: Lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (PDF 517 KB)
AgeUKIG03: When someone dies (PDF 436 KB)
AgeUKIG05: Avoiding scams (PDF 495 KB)
AgeUKIG06: Care homes (PDF 645 KB)
AgeUKIG07: Going into hospital (PDF 567 KB)
AgeUKIG08: Housing options (PDF 670 KB)
AgeUKIG10: Useful contacts (PDF 4 MB)
AgeUKIG13: Advice for carers (PDF 2 MB)
AgeUKIG14: Staying steady (PDF 577 KB)
AgeUKIG15: Bladder and bowel problems (PDF 538 KB)
AgeUKIG17: Adapting your home (PDF 2 MB)
AgeUKIG19: Managing your money (PDF 846 KB)
AgeUKIG21: Powers of attorney (PDF 808 KB)
AgeUKIG23: Care at home (PDF 759 KB)
AgeUKIG24: Healthy living (PDF 1.3 MB)
AgeUKIG26: Personal budgets in social care (PDF 807 KB)
AgeUKIG27: Winter wrapped up (PDF 793 KB)
AgeUKIG30: Save energy, pay less (PDF 760 KB)
AgeUKIG31: Wills and estate planning (PDF 907 KB)
AgeUKIG32: Bereavement (PDF 1.8 MB)
AgeUKIG33: Your rights at work (PDF 622 KB)
AgeUKIG34: Working over 50 (PDF 806 KB)
AgeUKIG38: Healthy eating (PDF 4 MB)
AgeUKIG43: More money in your pocket (PDF 3 MB)
AgeUKIG44: In the driving seat (PDF 758 KB)
AgeUKIG45: Protecting yourself (PDF 508 KB)
AgeUKIG46: Dealing with debt (PDF 774 KB)
AgeUKIG47: Caring for someone with dementia (PDF 993 KB)
AgeUKIG48: Living with early-stage dementia (PDF 1014 KB)
AgeUKIG49: Attendance Allowance (PDF 617 KB)
AgeUKIG50: Pension Credit (PDF 637 KB)
AgeUKIL1: Staying cool in a heatwave (PDF 101 KB)
AgeUKIL4: Internet security (PDF 1 MB)
AgeUKIL5: Care home checklist (PDF 508 KB)
AgeUKIL6: Equity release (PDF 685 KB)
AgeUKIL8: How to be an executor (PDF 608 KB)
AgeUKIL7: Home safety checker (PDF 685 KB)
Strength and balance exercises for healthy ageing (PDF 699 KB)
Information guide catalogue (PDF 614 KB)
Later life in the UK (PDF 207 KB)
FS1: Help with heating costs (PDF 193 KB)
FS2: Buying retirement housing (PDF 191 KB)
FS3: Television licence concessions (PDF 146 KB)
FS4: Rights at work (PDF 262 KB)
FS5: Dental care – NHS and private treatment (PDF 189 KB)
FS6: Finding help at home (PDF 246 KB)
FS7: Making a Will (PDF 191 KB)
FS8: Council and housing association housing (PDF 188 KB)
FS9: Anti-social behaviour in housing (PDF 188 KB)
FS10: Paying for permanent residential care (PDF 258 KB)
FS11: Help with looking for work or starting your own business (PDF 240 KB)
FS12: Planning for retirement: money and tax (PDF 276 KB)
FS13: Funding repairs, improvements and adaptations (PDF 113 KB)
FS14: Dealing with an estate (PDF 198 KB)
FS15: Income Tax (PDF 212 KB)
FS16: Transgender issues in later life (PDF 279 KB)
FS17: Housing Benefit (PDF 232 KB)
FS18: Telephones and telephones services (PDF 177 KB)
FS19: State Pension (PDF 243 KB)
FS20: NHS continuing healthcare and NHS-funded nursing care (PDF 316 KB)
FS21: Council Tax (PDF 163 KB)
FS22: Arranging for someone to make decisions about your finance or welfare (PDF 312 KB)
FS23: Help with continence (PDF 157 KB)
FS24: Self-directed support: Direct Payments & Personal Budgets (PDF 361 KB)
FS25 Returning from abroad (PDF 305 KB)
FS26: Public transport and concessions (PDF 175 KB)
FS27: Planning for a funeral (PDF 252 KB)
FS28 Tracing lost money (PDF 208 KB)
FS29: Finding care home accommodation (PDF 287 KB)
FS34: Attendance Allowance (PDF 182 KB)
FS35: Tenants rights: rent (PDF 151 KB)
FS37: Hospital discharge arrangements (PDF 284 KB)
FS38: Treatment of property in the means test for permanent care home provision (PDF 199 KB)
FS39: Paying for care in a care home if you have a partner (PDF 93 KB)
FS40: Deprivation of assets in the means test for care home provision (PDF 98 KB)
FS41: LA assessment for community care services (PDF 337 KB)
FS42: Disability equipment and how to get it (PDF 248 KB)
FS43: Getting legal advice (PDF 167 KB)
FS44: NHS services (PDF 309 KB)
FS46: Paying for care and support at home (PDF 231 KB)
FS48: Pension Credit (PDF 280 KB)
FS49: The Social Fund, Advances of Benefit and Local Welfare Provision (PDF 161 KB)
FS52: Disability Living Allowance (PDF 250 KB)
FS55: Carer's Allowance (PDF 152 KB)
FS56: Guide to benefits for people under state pension age (PDF 167 KB)
FS58: Paying for temporary care in a care home (PDF 71 KB)
FS59: How to resolve problems and make a complaint about social care (PDF 228 KB)
FS60: Choice of accommodation (PDF 691 KB)
FS61: Help with health costs (PDF 165 KB)
FS62: Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (PDF 225 KB)
FS63: Finding private rented accommodation (PDF 163 KB)
FS64: Retirement (sheltered) housing (PDF 164 KB)
FS65: Equity release (PDF 204 KB)
FS66: Resolving problems and making a complaint about NHS care (PDF 188 KB)
FS67: Tenants rights: repairs (PDF 168 KB)
FS68: Tenants rights: Security of tenure (PDF 161 KB)
FS69: Water advice (PDF 154 KB)
FS70: Dealing with disputes at work (PDF 185 KB)
FS71: Park Homes (PDF 159 KB)
FS72: Advance decisions, advance statements and living wills (PDF 181 KB)
FS73: Driving and parking (PDF 207 KB)
FS74: Challenging welfare benefit decisions (PDF 238 KB)
FS75: Debt advice (PDF 160 KB)
FS76: Intermediate care and re-ablement (PDF 172 KB)
FS77: The law on age discrimination (PDF 205 KB)
FS78: Safeguarding older people from abuse (PDF 271 KB)
FS79: The Equality Act 2010: the Public Sector Equality Duty
FS80: Employment and Support Allowance (PDF 251 KB)
FS81: Calculating income-related Employment and Support Allowance (PDF 267 KB)
FS82: Switching energy supplier (PDF 219 KB)
FS83: The Equality Act 2010: further and higher education (PDF 185 KB)
FS84: The Equality Act 2010 and employment (PDF 225 KB)
FS85: Consumer contract rights (PDF 237 KB)
FS86: Consumer: your rights under general contracts (PDF 186 KB)
FS87: Personal Independence Payment (PIP) (PDF 457 KB)
FS88: Universal Credit (PDF 594 KB)
FS89: Homelessness (PDF 396 KB)
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The most recent index of all Age UK factsheets.
There are no amendments in September 2014.
There are no amendments in August 2014.
Amendments made to factsheets in July 2014
Factsheet Amendments - July (PDF 313 KB)
Amendments made to factsheets in June 2014
Factsheet Amendments - June (PDF 311 KB)
There are no amendments in May 2014.
There are no amendments in April 2014.
There are no amendments in March 2014.
Amendments made to factsheets in February 2014
Factsheet Amendments - February (PDF 117 KB)
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