access4age has been created to provide links to information, advice and support in one place for older people and those who care about them.

Our aim is to help people to find information and advice in order to provide choices, retain independence, and have better access to opportunities. We hope that you'll find the answers you're looking for.

We currently have information from the following providers to cover a wide range of topics.

Need more information?

Call our helpline - Freephone 0800 622 6565.

  • Advice Guide - Online help from Citizens Advice

    The Adviceguide website is the main public information service of Citizens Advice, providing people with round-the-clock access to CAB information on their rights - including benefits, housing and employment, and on debt, consumer and legal issues.

  • Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland

    Age UK Leicester Shire and Rutland is a locally managed and independent charity that provides a wide range of direct services and support that improves and maintains quality of life for older people and their carers.

  • Alzheimer's Society

    Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading care and research charity for people with dementia and those who care for them.


    CLASP The Carers Centre is a registered charity which was set up in 1994 to provide a wide range of support services for carers living in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

  • Department for Work and Pensions

    Providing support services for people of working age, employers, disabled people, pensioners, families and children.

  • Leicestershire County Council

    Leicestershire County Council works to support older people providing a wide range of information, support and services to help us do this well. The variety of services available means we have something to offer everyone, whether they are 50 years old or 90 years old.

  • Leicestershire Libraries

    Details about Leicestershire's libraries and the services they offer.

  • Vista - Improving lives for people with sight loss

    Vista is a charity that is dedicated to improving the lives of people with sight loss in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Need more information?

Call our helpline - Freephone 0800 622 6565.