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Age UK

Age UK is the country's largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life.

The Age UK network comprises around 170 local Age UKs reaching most of England, beside Age Cymru, Age NI, Age Scotland and Age International which help other countries abroad.

Information & advice include:

  • Money & legal
  • Health & wellbeing
  • Care & support
  • Travel & hobbies
  • Work & learning
  • National Advice line
Age UK National, National
Area serviced:
0800 169 8787 ,020 7820 6770, Advice line: 0800 169 2081
020 7820 1063

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Age UK has a vision of a world in which older people flourish. We aim to improve later life for everyone through our information and advice, campaigns, products, training and research.
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For some people later in their life the cells in the brain that are related to mental ability become damaged, causing a gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember. When this happens it is referred to as dementia. Dementia is a non-specific illness syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) in which affected areas of cognition may be memory, attention, language, and problem solving.
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In law and economics, insurance is a form of risk management primarily used to hedge against the risk of a contingent, uncertain loss. Insurance is defined as the equitable transfer of the risk of a loss, from one entity to another, in exchange for payment.
Volunteer for a community project. Help to improve your local area and the lives of local people by volunteering your time to work on community-based projects. Donating just a few hours each week can make a real difference within your local area.