Can welfare-rights advice targeted at older people reduce social exclusion ?

@inproceedings{Moffatt2008CanWA,
  title={Can welfare-rights advice targeted at older people reduce social exclusion ?},
  author={Suzanne Moffatt and Graham Scambler},
  year={2008}
}
It is known that, in general, people of pensionable age have gained in income compared to other age groups in the British population over the last two decades, but that a substantial minority still experience relative poverty. This paper reports a small qualitative study into the effectiveness of a welfare-rights advice and acquisition service for men and women aged 60 or more years that was provided through a local primary health-care service. Additional financial and non-financial resources… CONTINUE READING