Outlets

Where to get your FREE copy

Copies go to outlets across their patch in various ways. Pick up a copy yourself, or ask a health or care worker or one of the community groups who act as distributors for them.

Golden Guide Northumberland

Largest stocks
Age UK Northumberland
NCC library branches
Northumbria Healthcare care teams and Ageing Well team

Community outlets
Alzheimer’s Society
Bell View Resource Centre
Carers’ Northumberland – 26 groups countywide

Citizens Advice offices
Dementia Care
Elderberries group at the Alnwick Garden

Healthwatch Northumberland
Mind Active
Northumberland County Blind Association

Northumberland CVA and Golden Age Forum
Prudhoe Over 50s Forum
Royal Voluntary Service social centres
SSAFA

Pharmacies, GPs and Hospitals
GP surgeries held with Practice Nurses and Care Navigators
Boots Pharmacies – in selected branches, usually at the Pharmacy counter
Occupational Therapy departments and the Short Term Support Service hold copies

Postal service
If you can’t get out to collect a copy Age UK Northumberland will post one out to you. Ring them on 01670 784821, or 01670 784800

Golden Guide Newcastle and North Tyneside

Largest stocks
Adult Social Care teams
Local authority public library branches
Occupational therapists in reablement and community teams in the major hospitals

Community outlets
Alzheimer’s Society
Age UK teams
British Red Cross

Care and Connect service
Caring Hands Charity
Elders Council

Healthwatch Newcastle and Healthwatch North Tyneside
Newcastle Carers
North Tyneside Carers

PALS service
Royal Voluntary Service
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SIGN members
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Pharmacies, GPs and Hospitals
GP surgeries held with the practice nurses.
Healthy Living pharmacies and selected branches of Boots Pharmacies – usually at the pharmacy counter 

Postal service
If you can’t get out to collect a copy you can request one sent out by post. Ring the service for your area: North Tyneside – Care & Connect: 0191 643 7474   Newcastle – The Golden Guide: 0191 386 5918