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Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC)

Address3rd Floor,
Camelford House,
89 Albert Embankment,
PostcodeSE1 7TP
DescriptionThe EAC is a national charity that aims to help older people make informed choices about their housing and care needs. It runs two main services to provide information, guidance and advice about care and housing options by phone, post email and online:

- FirstStop Advice
- Housing and care options website

These services provide general advice and information, as well as details of sheltered or retirement housing to buy and rent, care homes and information on equity release (using the capital value of your home), and more.

The charity also runs other projects, such as awards for older people's housing services and an over 60s arts award.

Visit the Elderly Accommodation Council website:

Visit the charities advice websites and services:

Telephone number0800 377 7070 (FirstStop advice line)

Record last updated: 12 October 2015