Age Concern Ayr – Advice Centre

Information and advice service with specific focus on issues affecting those aged 55 and over in South Ayrshire.


Provide information and advice on:

  • Advice on Benefits (appointments can also be arranged with the Benefits Advisors team from the Department of Works and Pensions)
  • Council charging procedures for care homes (those aged 60 and over)
  • NHS Dental Charges
  • Insurance – Home / Travel / Motor etc.
  • Cold Weather / Winter Fuel Payments
  • Assistance with Form Filling. Types of forms can include Community Care Grants / Crisis Loans; Winter Fuel Payment; National Entitlement Cards; Benefits;  Blue Badge Applications; Disabled Badge Holder Parking Ticket Appeals (Parking Tickets as issued by South Ayrshire Council)

Other services:

  • Operate a Grass Cutting Scheme
  • Organise Summer Trips
  • Operate a Charity Shop at 5 Crown Street Ayr (run entirely by Volunteers.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 9.00am – 1.00pm & 2.00pm – 5.00pm


6 Garden St
South Ayrshire

Phone: 01292 265 304

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