Campaign for Better Buss Pass Scheme. (Age
We're calling for the bus pass to be usable on community
transport - the services that reach people commercial buses
can't or won't.
If you would like more information on this then access Age
Scotland website. Where you can sign this petition online
if you wish.
Contact points for campaign:
By phone on: 0845 833 0200.
By post to: Still Waiting: Age Scotland, Causewayside House,
160 Causewayside, Edinburgh
Find out what’s Available in Your Area.
On the Age Scotland web site, at the Home page, there is
a box in the top right hand corner of the page that allows
you change locations and search for all the Age Scotland events
and services in your area. My apologies to those of you who
do not have (or want) internet access, but if you called them
(usual number) they might have some hard copies available.
**NB** Welfare reform and older people in Scotland
The Welfare Reform Act 2012 will make substantial changes
to many people's benefit entitlement and income. Download
Age Scotland's Factsheet for information on how this will
affect older people in Scotland (published January 2013.)
Full details of some changes have yet to be released, so please
call the Age Scotland Helpline 0845 125 9732 for the latest
Access through internet search at: www.ageuk.org.uk/scotland