BISHOP Auckland MP , Helen Goodman, is inviting older people from across the constituency to find out more about advice and support that could be available to them.

The information event will be held on Friday, February 1, from 10am to 11.30am, at Bishop Auckland Town Hall.

Everyone is welcome to come along and get information and advice from specialists in subjects such as home and online safety, benefits, pensions, and social care.

“We’ve invited lots of different organisations to this event, and they’re all looking forward to speaking with the attendees.” Ms Goodman said. “This is a chance to have a face-to-face chat and find out what different support services can do for you.”

There will also be information stands from a range of local and national organisations available for extra support.