Information & Signposting

Our information and signposting service offer information on a wide range of issues and subjects that concern older people including a free fact sheet service.

Call our information line on 01442 259049  Monday - Friday 9.00am- 4.00pm

or email


  • Elderly Accommodation Counsel

    Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC) is a national charity that aims to help older people make informed choices about meeting their housing and care needs.

    First Stop Care Housing Advice

    Housing Care Advice

  • NHS Non-emergency Patient Transport

    Depending on your medical condition, your mobility and your support needs, the NHS can organise transport to appointments. The contact number for booking non-emergency patient transport is 020 8045 4254.The line is open from 8am to 8pm Mon to Fri.
  • Herts Help @ home

    Help with budgeting, blue badge applications, benefit advice, opening a bank account, form filling, housing advice, medical appointments, arranging transport, access to support services and emotional support. Phone 0300 123 4044
  • Wavelength Charity

    WaveLength is a UK-wide charity working to overcome loneliness and isolation through media technology. WaveLength gives TVs and radios to isolated and lonely people living in poverty.They work both with individuals and with charities.

    Radio academy podcast

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Age UK factsheets and publications