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
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.
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 www.goldenguide.org.uk
For all enquiries please contact either: Heather Alabaster, 0191 386 5918, or email