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Factsheet 1s - Help with heating
Factsheet 2s - Buying retirement housing
Factsheet 7s - Making your will
Factsheet 8s - Looking for rented housing
Factsheet 10s - Council charging procedures for care homes
Factsheet 13s - Older homeowners: funding repairs, improvements & adaptations
Factsheet 14s - Sorting out an estate when someone has died
Factsheet 21s - Council Tax
Factsheet 25s - Returning from Abroad to Scotland
Factsheet 27s - Arranging a funeral
Factsheet 35s - Rights for council & housing association tenants
Factsheet 36s - Private tenants' rights
Factsheet 38s - Treatment of the former home as capital for people in care homes
Factsheet 39s - Paying for care in a care home if you have a partner
Factsheet 40s - Transfer of assets & paying for care in a care home
Factsheet 41s - Council assessments for care and support at home
Factsheet 42s - Equipment for daily living
Factsheet 43s - Obtaining & paying for legal advice
Factsheet 44s - NHS Services for older people
Factsheet 46s - Paying for care & support at home
Factsheet 60s - Welfare Benefit & Pension Changes
Factsheet 101s - Fire safety & older people in Scotland
Factsheet 102s - Elder abuse
Factsheet 103s - Legal options for someone who has lost capacity
Factsheet 104s - Ways that you can help someone else manage their money and benefits
Factsheet 105s - Hospital based complex clinical care
Factsheet AS116 - Advance Directives
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Help with oil fired heating
A guide to keeping warm and staying well for all those using oil-fired central heating.
Power of Attorney Information Pack
Understand the different types of Power of Attorney, what they can include and what is involved in getting one.
Housing Options - A guide for older people in Scotland
This guide provides useful information about the different possibilities available to you, whether you need to move quickly or are planning ahead for the future.
View the latest edition of our member's magazine Advantage
General Health Publications
Age Scotland Health Guide
This guide highlights some things to consider with regard to your health and well-being and the benefits they can bring.
We produced this guide after speaking to older people about what they wanted to know about healthy eating.
Our Age Maze aims to point you towards the organisations that exist to help you that you may be unfamiliar with. Make the most of services available to you.
Up and About
Taking positive steps to avoid trips and falls
Factsheet AS110 - Pension Credit
Extra money if you are on a low income
Factsheet AS111 – Carers Allowance
A benefit to help with the costs of caring
Factsheet AS112 – Attendance Allowance
Extra money to help you
Factsheet AS113 – State Pension
What it is and how to claim
A guide to claiming benefits and grants for older people in Scotland
Worried about someone's mental health?
Keeping well and who can help
A guide to Mental Capacity in Scotland
A guide for Carers
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Coronary Heart Disease
General Health Information
High Blood Pressure
Stroke and Transient Ischaemic Attacks (TIAs)
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