This website uses cookies to function correctly.
You may delete cookies at any time but doing so may result in some parts of the site not working correctly.

Golden Guide for Over 50s 2018

The 2018 Golden Guide for Over 50s is out now in Northumberland. This popular FREE guide is

well known for listing local activities, clubs, social and networks, and carries a wealth of contacts

for finding expert help with Health, Care, Community and

Money problems.

Find new things to do e.g. walking, wildlife and gardening

groups, take up woodwork, singing, sport or make extra

cash by starting a business—as many over 50s now do.

There is info on befriending schemes, dementia and

mental health support, plus help tracing lost money, or

claiming your pension or other entitlements.

Look out for the How to Retire in Northumberland feature.

If you’re about to retire or already have, find helpful hints

about enjoying it, from planning your finances to making

the most of your time.

Ask for a copy from…

Libraries; Northumbria Healthcare Care teams; Age UK;

Women’s Institute branches; Carers’ Northumberland;

Healthwatch; Royal Voluntary Service; Alzheimer’s

Society; British Red Cross; Citizens Advice; Golden Age

Forum; Practice Nurses and Care Navigators in GP

surgeries; selected Boots Pharmacies.

Postal copy

If you can’t get out or can’t find a copy - ring Age UK Northumberland on 01670 784821 and they

will post one out to you free.


The full edition is online at

For all enquiries please contact either: Heather Alabaster, 0191 386 5918, or email

Call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergencyNHS ChoicesThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website