Coping with bereavement
Coping with loss can be extremely hard and you may find that you're dealing with lots of different feelings, finding it hard to process them and having difficulties moving on.
Family Tracing Service
If you have lost touch with family members and don't know how to find them, the Salvation Army may be able to help. The Family Tracing Service exists to restore and sustain family relationships by tracing relatives who have lost contact with each other, either recently or in the past.
How to adjust to living alone
Although it may be scary to begin with, living on our own is a situation most of us can adapt to.
Relate can provide support on all kinds of relationships – including relationships with your partner, your children, your siblings or even your boss.
Hearthstone is Haringey's domestic violence advice and support centre. Survivors of domestic violence can gain access to all of the support they will need in one place.
Many of the issues in later life are similar whether you’re heterosexual, lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, but some matters may need special consideration. Opening Doors London (ODL) is the biggest charity providing information and support services specifically for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex + (LGBTQI+) people over 50 in the UK.
Sex in later life
Sexuality doesn’t just disappear as you age and it’s perfectly natural to have sexual desires.
Dating in later life
Getting older doesn’t mean that our need for closeness and companionship goes away.