There is more about information, advice and advocacy support in our Adult Social Care Information Directory
There are also a range of national organisations that can provide information and advice about care and support.
Carers UK are a national organisation that provides information, advice and support to carers.
Carers Trust are also a national organisation providing action, help and advice for carers. Their website has a range of information and advice for carers including their useful 'Help Directory'. Our local Carers Trust Heart of England is affiliated with the national organisation.
Age UK are a national organisation that provide information, advice and support to help those get the best out of later life. Our Local Branch provide support for people aged 18 and over.
Mind is a national organisation who provide advice and support for anyone experiencing a mental health problem. Information about out local branch.
My Home Life is a UK wide initiative that promotes quality of life and delivers positive change in care homes for older people. They provide a range of information and resources for older people and their family when they are looking for care homes.
For more information see our money and legal matters pages.
Pension Wise is a Government funded website giving helpful advice and explaining the various options for pension planning.