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Information NOW is the information and advice website for people over 50 in Newcastle, their families and carers. We want to help you stay informed, make choices, be independent and have an excellent quality of life. We hope you find the answers you’re looking for. You can browse our information by category, organisation or by searching the website.

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Click the initial letter of the subject that you want to find information on, for example to find information on Attendance Allowance click on 'A', or to find information on benefits in general click on 'B'.


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  • Consumer advice
    If you have a problem with something that you buy or pay for there are laws that can protect you. There are also sever... Read more
  • Energy saving tips
    There are a number of practical steps you can take to save energy and money.  1. Monitor your gas and electric... Read more
  • Gas and electricity
    Changing gas and electricity suppliers and dealing with problems or making complaints can be complicated and time-cons... Read more
  • Finding friends
    When you get older, you may find that your friends and family become fewer or that you see them more infrequently. Thi... Read more
  • Food and friends
    Lunch and Leisure Clubs Age UK Newcastle run a range of lunch and leisure clubs across the city offering fun, friend... Read more
  • Fitness activities
    There are lots of activities, groups and classes in Newcastle that offer fun ways to be more active, get out and about... Read more

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