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Welcome to POP NI, the web portal for older people in Northern Ireland.

POP NI gathers information and news that could be of direct relevance to older people in the north of Ireland, their families and those who work with them.

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The Department for Communities (DfC) are currently engaged in providing a multi-strand approach the benefit uptake programme. This includes: Ringing the Make the Call helpline on 0800 232 1271 . This will provide clients with free confidential needs assessment, and will give advice on other...
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Pension Credit in the UK changed on 15th May 2019. Since then, mixed-aged couples have not been able to make a claim for Pension Credit and must claim Universal Credit instead. However, this change won’t impact those couples who have both reached state pension age. A couple is considered mixed-age...
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The benefit system in Northern Ireland is changing. Universal Credit is a new digital benefit for working age people that has been phased into Northern Ireland since September 2017. It replaces 6 different benefits however its roll out for existing benefit claimants that are currently receiving one...

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19 September 2019 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
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19 September 2019 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
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19 September 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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19 September 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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20 September 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Details of organisations and services of interest to older people in the South Eastern HSC Trust are now available on POP NI and Rights4Seniors.

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To help you improve the quality of your life by accessing the benefits and entitlements you have a right to, Advice NI has developed Rights4Seniors

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