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Benefits - make sure you get all the benefits you are entitled toCouncil tax - check if you are entitled to any discountsPaying for care - what you might have to pay for careWelfare benefit reform - changes to welfare benefits
Caring for someone - help for those in a caring role including a temporary respite care.Extra care housing - an alternative to residential care helping older people to live as independently as possibleMental Capacity Act - new legislation to improve the lives of those who unable to make decisions for themselves, their families and their carersResidential care - information on the options available to youSocial care - care and support for people of all ages
Dial-a-Ride - buses for those unable to use public transportFree travel - concessionary faresOlder/Mature Driver assessments
Adult learning - take up a new hobby or learn a new skill. Courses for all ages and abilitiesCountry parks - open every day, hundreds of acres of woodland to exploreCounty museum - showcases the county's rich heritage alongside a changing programme of exhibitionsFamily history - resources to help you discover your family treeLibraries - open to all and attract people of all ages to borrow books, CDs and DVDs. Services include mobile libraries and a home library service.Local history - archives and research materials to help you discover the history of the area
Sensory services - advice and support on all aspects of daily lifeLearning disabilities - help and support for people with learning disabilities
For information on support and services for older people in Bucks read current INFORM magazine here.
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