Looking for advice?If you need independent, impartial information & advice about your later life housing & care options, EAC FirstStop offer a free telephone helpline (0800 377 7070) and a website where you can search for housing and services in your local area: www.firststopcareadvice.org.uk.
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Tag Archives: Housing and Care Options
Thursday saw the first of the Silverlinks activities in Hackney, London. Silverlinks in Hackney and the City of London is being delivered by MRS Independent Living. MRS held an event in a local community centre, part of a housing area called Banister House in Homerton. The event, “Options for … Continue reading →
Cornwall’s Silverlinks project has been working incredibly hard over the past few months to raise more awareness of later life planning and supporting our volunteers to feel confident in their role. We are meeting on a monthly basis to either … Continue reading →
Since the start of April 2015 Silverlinks has reached 2,564 older people through our Pass it On and Thinking Ahead workshops and information sessions. These are workshops, talks and talks delivered by our volunteers. Our “cascade” model means that all … Continue reading →
Here’s some feedback from Judy and Lois at West of England Care & Repair, about their latest Thinking Ahead workshop. The workshop aims to get people thinking ahead about their housing and how their needs might change in future – how they … Continue reading →