Did you know that 100,000 older people in Scotland are facing later life alone?
Can you imagine being sat in the same room with no one to talk to, no one to comfort or reassure you, no one to share your day with and only a television for company?
Two in Five older people in Scotland say that television is their main form of company.
Older people are the fastest growing group in society and Age Scotland is the largest charity in Scotland dedicated to enabling everyone to make the most of laterlife.
Ageing can be challenging at times and, at Age Scotland, we provide vital services and support at a national and local level to inspire,enable and support older people when they need it.
At Age Scotland our ambition is to inspire people to see that they can change theirs and others later life for the better. Engage with people and enable them to change later life for the better and support older people who are struggling as they live longer to achieve better, happier and healthier lives.