Information & advice

Our free information & advice service can help you understand your rights and entitlements, make informed choices about housing, care, money and more.

Benefits and entitlements

Independent living

  • Home safety and security

    Read about spotting and avoiding scams, gas & fire safety, security at home, preparing for flooding and more.
  • Health and wellbeing

    Get information on age-related health conditions, tips and advice on staying fit and healthy, as well as information on dealing with health services and leaving hospital.
  • Speak to us for free information & advice on independent living

    How can I get in touch?

Residential and hospital care


  • Bereavement and legal issues

    Information and advice on legal issues, including making a will, what to do when someone dies and choosing a power of attorney.
  • Bereavement Help Point

    If you're experiencing or have experienced bereavement (recently or a while ago), pop in to our free weekly drop-in Bereavement Help Point.
  • Speak to us for free information & advice on bereavement

    How can I get in touch?

Other information & advice

Can't find what you're looking for? Need help filling out forms?

We welcome anyone to pop into our office for a chat. Or you can call us on weekdays between 9:30 am - 3:00 pm.

We can even arrange a free home visit if it helps.

Get in touch:

Jane Ingram
Information & Advice Manager

Phone:01283 510106
Phone: 01283 510106