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    Information, advice and advocacy services
    We work with partner agencies to provide information, advice and advocacy to our older residents.

    Age UK logo

    Age UK provides information and advice for older people about benefits, care, age discrimination and computer courses. If you would like to discuss making a claim or need assistance, please contact our welfare advice service on 020 7428 4272. For residents living in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets please contact: 020 8981 7124.

    U Switch logo

    Compare and switch gas and electricity suppliers, also compare broadband deals, mobile phone deals, car & home insurance, credit cards, boiler cover & more. For more inforamtion visit


    Tower Hamlets Council logo

    Tower Hamlets assists individuals in need of housing support services, so they can live independently in the community and improve their quality of life. Call 020 7364 0209 or 020 7364 0204 for more information or visit the website. For any occupational therapist referrals please contact Tower Hamlets adult social care on 020 7364 5005. 

    Contact the elderly logo

    Contact the Elderly is the only national charity solely dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people. For more information call 0800 716 543 or email

    Home Heat helpline logo

    The Home Heat Helpline advises people worried about paying their energy bills and keeping warm during the winter. It also gives advice to low-income households in urgent need of heating help and advice.

    Safer Neighbourhoods logo

    Safer Neighbourhoods teams are dedicated to your community and are additional to other policing teams and units in London. If you have concerns about day-to-day crime and disorder issues, please contact your local team: Milwall Safer Neighbourhood team: 020 8721 2850Black Wall and Cubit Town: 020 8721 2877.

    Disabled Living Foundation logo

    The Disabled Living Foundation is a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living. For more information call 020 7432 8009 or email

    Island Advice Centre logo
    The Island Advice Centre works within the London Borough of Tower Hamlets helping residents secure their statutory and legal rights, enabling them to improve their living standards and quality of life.

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