Age UK Wolverhampton offers a free confidential information and advice service for people aged 50 and over, their families and carers.
About the Information & Advice service
Our team of dedicated staff and volunteers provide free, confidential and independent information and advice on a wide range of subjects including:
- Welfare Benefits
- Consumer problems and rights
- Housing options
- Care at home
- Residential Care
- Family and personal matters
- Accessing local services
- Help with switching utilities (Gas & Electric)
We can help complete forms (e.g. Blue Badge, Housing/Council Tax Benefit etc.), make telephone calls and write letters if needed.
If we are unable to help you, we will put you in touch with someone who can.
Accessing the service
PLEASE NOTE: The Information & Advice is currently telephone advice only. All enquiries can be taken by:
Telephone: 01902 572060 (If voicemail, please leave your details and an I&A Adviser will call you back)
Website: Contact us
Information Support - Monday to Thursday, 9.30am to 2.30pm
Appointments - Disability forms (Attendance Allowance/Personal Independence Payment) are completed remotely by appointment only.
Free information guides, factsheets and useful contact details
Age UK produces free information guides and factsheets on a wide range of topics, including home adaptations, dementia, and advice for carers. You can find a complete list of guides and factsheets on the Age UK national website.
Word of Mouth
Download a copy of our useful Word of Mouth booklet, which is a list of contractors and service providers compiled by Age UK Wolverhampton and Wolverhampton Trading Standards from unsolicited recommendations provided by previously satisfied customers.
Changes to the Age UK Wolverhampton Information & Advice Service
PLEASE NOTE: Our office is now open, but we are now operating remotely. The Information & Advice service is currently limited to telephone advice only. All enquiries can be taken by phone on 01902 572060, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or website: "Contact Us". If you telephone us during a busy time, please leave us a message and we will always get back to you as soon as we can.