Helplines and Forums

 

Age UK - for older people, their families, friends and carers

  • Call 0800 055 6112
  • Helpline open: everyday of the year 8AM - 7PM

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/

 

Independent Age - for older people, including advice about care, money and health 

  • Call 0800 319 6789
  • Helpline open: Monday and Friday, 8:30AM - 6:30PM
  • Email: advice@independentage.org

https://www.independentage.org/

 

The Silver Line - for older people

  • Call 0800 470 80 90
  • Helpline open: everyday of the year, 24 hours a day

https://www.thesilverline.org.uk/

 

Money and Benefits

 

The Money Advice Service - for advice about money and benefits

  • Call 0800 138 7777
  • Helpline open: Monday to Friday 8AM- 6PM

https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/en

 

Citizens Advice - for advice about money and benefits 

  • Call 03444 111 444
  • Helpline open: Monday to Friday, 9AM to 5PM
  • Citizen Advice will not charge you to call its national phone service or helpline, however your service provider may do 

https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/

 

If you care for someone else

 

Carers Direct - for carers 

  • Call 0300 123 1053
  • Ask your questions using webchat
  • Helpline and webchat open: Monday to Friday, 9AM to 8PM weekends, 11AM to 4PM
  • Get help by email
  • Ask if you need a translator

 

Carers UK - for carers

  • Call 0800 808 7777
  • Helpline open: Monday to Friday, 9AM to 6PM

https://www.carersuk.org/

 

If you care for a child 

 

Family action - support for parents and carers 

  • Call 0808 802 6666
  • Text 07537 404 282
  • Helpline open: Monday to Friday, 9AM to 9PM
  • Email: familyline@family-action.org.uk

https://www.family-action.org.uk/

 

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Benim Medical Centre (Dr A Gupta)
2 Penvalley Crescent
Liverpool
Merseyside,
L6 3BY
Tel: 0151 317 6266
Fax: 0151 263 4723