Cash-strapped pensioners ‘missing out on millions of pounds’ in unclaimed benefits, says Sheffield charity
0 Have your say Elderly people with money worries are missing out on millions of pounds of unclaimed benefits that they do not know they are entitled to.
A new service has now been launched to help Sheffield pensioners struggling to make ends meet to see what financial help they are entitled to - all from the comfort of their own homes.
Age UK Sheffield’s ‘Benefits At Home’ service will see charity staff getting out into the community to visit older residents to help them claim all the financial help they may be entitled to.
Steve Chu, the charity’s chief executive, said: “In 2015/16, our... read more
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