January 16, 2023

Age Concern Fairclose Centre

The Fair Close Centre is managed by a warm team of staff and volunteers who fulfil a variety of roles from delivering meals on wheels to serving in the restaurant. The Fair Close Centre offers fun, food and friendship to ensure that our members feel involved and connected in a caring community. 01635 40488 or 01635 41294 hello@fairclosecentre.org http://www.fairclosecentre.org/
January 16, 2023

Age UK Berkshire

Get the support you need, from information and advice to getting groceries delivered, we're here to help. info@ageukberkshire.org.uk https://www.ageuk.org.uk/berkshire/
January 16, 2023

Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Support Workers

 Use our Dementia directory to find local support services for people with dementia and their carers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/get-support/your-dementia-support-services/dementia-support
January 16, 2023

Dementia UK – Advice and Support

Looking for information or advice about dementia or Alzheimer’s? Call our Dementia Helpline for free on 0800 888 6678 for support from our dementia specialist Admiral Nurses. The Helpline is open from 9am to 9pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 5pm on Saturday to Sunday. 0800 8886678 https://www.dementiauk.org/
January 16, 2023

Age UK

Our highly trained and experienced friendly advisors offer impartial, confidential information and advice on a wide range of issues, from referral to local services and groups within Bedfordshire through to more in depth advice, for example, on benefit entitlements, housing issues, health and social care needs and money worries. We can also assist in the completion of complex official benefit claim forms, Personal Independence Payments (PIP), Attendance Allowance (AA), Universal Credit and Blue Badge applications. There is no charge for this service, but we are happy to receive donations from successful applicants. If you are housebound and unable to get into our office, then we will do our best to arrange a home visit. https://www.ageuk.org.uk/bedfordshire/our-services/information-and-advice2/
January 16, 2023

Bedford – Older Persons Support

We aim to provide you with services to help you live safely and independently, based on your assessment of need. We will work with you to: - Increase your independence - Increase choice and control in your daily life - Enable you to access other support services - Improve your quality of life. https://www.bedford.gov.uk/social-care-health-and-community/help-for-adults/specialist-support/older-peoples-social-work-team/
January 16, 2023

Pension Credit

if you are over the State Pension age and on a low income, this gives you extra support with your living and housing costs. If you receive Pension Credit you can also get other help, such as: • Housing Benefit • Support for mortgage interest payments • a Council Tax discount • a free TV licence if you’re aged 75 or over • help with NHS dental treatment, glasses and transport costs for hospital appointments You can apply for Pension Credit up to four months before you reach the State Pension age. Eligible claims made after you reach state pension age will only be backdated by three months. If you have already applied for your state pension you can apply for Pension Credits. Call: 0800 99 1234. Textphone: 0800 169 0133 Relay UK (if you cannot hear or speak on the phone): 18001 then 0800 99 1234 https://apply-for-pension-credit.service.gov.uk/start