The following organisations provide free advice and assistance to bother older people and their families or carers:
|South Lakes Citizen's Advice Bureau (CAB)||
CAB provide an advocacy service, including advice on:
|Age UK||Age UK provides a variety of services covering a range of topics for older people, their family members and carers.|
Independent Age is a charitable organisation which provides telephone advice only to older people and their families.
This can include:
|Compass in Cumbria||
Compass is an online way of finding information and linking charitable organisations with adult social care and health.
Kendal Gateway is a hub for information and a location for events and activities.
|The Elderly Accommodation Counsel||
For information and advice on care, housing and financial options.
This online service also has a ‘self-help’ tool available to help think about your own home and how well does your home suit you?