Age Scotland work to improve the later lives of everyone on the ageing journey. The organisation celebrates ageing and challenges ageist prejudice throughout society. Their mission is to make Scotland a better place for older people.
From a dedicated 24-hour helpline for older people, to support and funds for older people's groups, to campaigns on the issues that older people say matter to them, Age Scotland work on many fronts. For additional information about Age Scotland, including keeping people safe and healthy in their old age, visit their website.
Age Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service have produced a factsheet that gives particular fire safety advice for older people.