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We know that growing older doesn't come with a manual. Later life may bring changes and opportunities to your life and you may need to know about rights, organisations and services which are unfamiliar to you.

We provide free information and advice to help you on diverse topics ranging from claiming benefits and Power of Attorney, to care at home and care homes.  Please browse our guides and place your order below.

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  • LEG11 The older workers' guide thumbnail

    The Older Worker's Guide

    Information about rights and issues for older employees, including where to find advice about problems at work.

  • VET4 The Veteran's Guide to Later Life in Scotland

    The Veteran's Guide to Later Life in Scotland

    Past military service can open the door to extra support and opportunities.

  • VET3 Unforgotten Forces Directory

    Unforgotten Forces directory

    A directory of Unforgotten Forces partners and services

  • Unforgotten Forces magazine for veterans in Scotland.

    Unforgotten Forces magazine

    This magazine from the Unforgotten Forces partnership is for the older ex-Armed Forces community. It is full of stories about the work and difference made by Unforgotten Forces partner charities and other groups that support older veterans. 

  • Universal Credit guide front cover

    Universal Credit

    Universal Credit is a means-tested non-taxable benefit to top up your income to a minimum level set by the government.

  • Front cover of Useful Contacts guide

    Useful Contacts

    In later life, you may be faced with practical problems that you have not had to deal with before. This guide lists organisations that can help with a range of common issues.

  • HOU10 Warm and Well thumbnail

    Warm and Well

    Information about your home’s energy supply, tips for keeping you and your home warm for less and what to do if your energy supply goes wrong.

  • What is a Benefit Check front cover

    What is a benefit check

    Our guides provide general information about benefits and social security but sometimes you need advice tailored to your circumstances. A benefit check from one of our friendly helpline advisers can help you to make sure that you are not missing out.

  • DEM8 What is dementia thumbnail

    What is dementia?

    Learn more about dementia, common signs and symptoms, and how to live well following a diagnosis.

  • HWB20 Worried about trips slips and stumbles thumbnail

    Worried about trips, slips and stumbles

    Information about preventing falls and staying safe and well.

  • LEG9 Worried an older person is being abused? thumbnail

    Worried an older person is being abused?

    Staying safe from abuse, and what to do if you are worried that someone you know is being abused.

  • HWB10 Your hospital stay thumbnail

    Your hospital stay

    A hospital stay can be a difficult time for you and those close to you, but knowing what to expect can help to make it a little less stressful.

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