Information Zone for Older People
AdvocacyBACOP, the Birmingham Advisory Council of Older People exists to give older people a voice - to advise, steer and challenge public service providers in improving the health wellbeing and independence of Birmingham’s older people. BACOP has also setup a Birmingham Dignity Steering Group to promote Dignity in Birmingham.
Centro offer a number of bus pass options for older people depending on age and circumstances.
Information on choosing a residential or nursing home is also available.
See also HousingCare.org
Site to help older people make decisions about where to live, and any support or care they need.
Age Concern Birmingham
Organisation working with and for older people
BBC Health at 50+
Includes facts and figures, health and wellbeing, leisure and relationships
Age UK Birmingham
Advice service on a wide range of welfare rights issues
Pensions and Finance
The Pension Service
Resources from the Department for Work and Pensions