Over 60s

Everything you need to know about services for older citzens

The first free, easy to use handbook outlining the services to Glasgow’s older citizens is now available. Produced by the Council, Culture and Sport Glasgow, Glasgow Older People Welfare Association, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, plus the West of Scotland Seniors Forum, the Quickguide to Services comprises a wide range of information, including

  • Benefits
  • Health/social care services
  • Home repairs/safety
  • Leisure opportunities
  • Travel

The guide is available in six languages, large print and Braille, as well as audio-tape.

Copies available by phoning 0141 287 0922 or click on the Glasgow City Council logo below.

(information provided by Glasgow/news)

Other information for Over 60s can be found by accessing the Live well site.

Care Information Scotland

Care Information for older people

Care Information Scotland is a telephone and website service providing information about care services for older people living in Scotland. If you would prefer to talk to someone, please call their helpline on 08456 001 001 (calls charged at local rate).

For further information please visit Care Information Scotland.

Evening Visitor Transport Service

Hospital visiting made easier, call the booking hotline on 0845 128 4027.
Hospitals Visited are :

  • Western Infirmary
  • Stobhill Hospital
  • Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
  • Royal Alexandra Hospital
  • Glasgow Royal Infirmary
  • Gartnavel General Hospital
  • Victoria Infirmary