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*Free, annual handbook for older people, includes socialising, house and home, health, care and money advice *

Find a wealth of practical information, hundreds of local contacts and how to get help from the experts!

Contents

Out and About Social networks....leisure activities....hobbies....sports....volunteering....lifelong learning....community transport.

Home and Community Home maintenance....home adaptations....energy efficiency....personal....home security.

Health and Wellbeing NHS....hospitals....health and mental health information....befriending schemes....local health support groups.... bereavement.

Finding out about Care Support for carers....help with independent living....housing options and home care.

Money Matters Help with pensions....welfare benefits.... finding advice on tax....debt....legal....consumer issues.

Copies go out from July to

  • Libraries

  • Adult Social Care teams

  • Care and Connect service

  • Hospital reablement teams

  • GP surgeries (with the Practice Nurses)

  • Healthy Living Pharmacies

  • Age UK North Tyneside

  • North Tyneside Carers

  • Royal Voluntary Service (RVS)

  • Alzheimer's Society

  • Healthwatch

and other charities and groups.

Online edition

Visit the Golden Guide website here

A limited postal service is available from Care and Connect, please ring 0191 643 7474 if you are unable to get out to collect a copy.

Golden Guide office address is The Laurels, 18 Sherburn Road, Gilesgate, Durham, DH1 2JR

The Golden Guide supports the campaign to end loneliness in North Tyneside.

Follow the campaign on social media on Twitter using @signnorthtyne#endlonelinessinnorthtyneside

Events

The following events are scheduled as part of this service:

Event TitleStart dateEnd date
Going out NOW! Golden Guide for over 50s01/08/18 10:0031/08/19 01:00