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Age UK Brighton & Hove offers a free and confidential information and advice service for older people, their families and carers.

Information and Advice

How to access the service

You can access our information and advice service in a number of ways.

By phone: 01273 720603

By email: 

At our office: Book an appointment if you would prefer to see someone face to face. Age UK Brighton & Hove is situated at 29 – 31 Prestonville Road, Brighton which is the road by the launderette just off Seven Dials. You can find a map on our Contact Us page.

Opening times:

From week beginning Monday 30th July 2018, our information and advice officers are available at the following times:

Monday             - 10am until 4pm

Tuesday             - 10am until 4pm

Wednesday        - 10am until 1pm

Thursday           - 10am until 4pm

Friday                - 10am until 4pm

During busy periods, you can leave your details and an advisor will get back to you as soon as possible. 

Topics we cover:

Our advisers are trained to help you on the following topics.

  • Social care - such as finding a care home or getting some help at home, and how it's funded.
  • Your income - including free benefits checks, help with applying for benefits and pension advice.
  • Your home - information on staying warm at home, home adapatations and how to prevent falls.
  • Legal issues - such as wills, Power of Attorney, and how to deal with an estate.

We can also make referrals to other agencies and organisations for specialist help.

Free booklets and online information