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Hydration Matters

Sign up to the Priority Services Register today and claim your Scottish Water, water bottle!

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How we help

We provide information, advice and friendship, support older people’s groups, promote age and dementia friendly workplaces and communities, deliver health and wellbeing programmes, and campaign on the issues that older people tell us are important.

Helpline calls


Our helpline is a free, confidential phone service for older people, their carers and families in Scotland.

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Sometimes you just need a friendly chat. Our friendship service advisers provide a listening ear on the end of the phone and can also connect you with groups and services in your local area.

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Community Groups

We work with groups across the country to make Scotland’s communities better places for older people.

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About us

We are the Scottish charity for older people. We work to improve the lives of everyone over the age of 50 in Scotland.

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Get Involved

By getting involved with Age Scotland, you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of older adults and contribute to building a more inclusive and supportive society for people of all ages.

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With your support we can make Scotland the best place in the world to grow older. Make a one off donation, commit to regularly supporting our work or browse the other ways to you can make a difference.

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Sign up to a sponsored event or challenge, or create a fundraiser of your own and we'll be there to support you every step of the way.

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From volunteering on our Friendship Line and helping with fundraising, to supporting with research and admin, we have a number of exciting volunteering opportunities where you can truly make a difference.