This partnership means that, via The Silver Line number – 0800 4 70 80 90 – older
people across Scotland can get information, friendship and advice 24 hours a day,
every day of the year. Between 8am-8pm on weekdays, calls from Scottish landlines
will be answered by Age Scotland’s Advice team, which specializes in enquiries about
care, benefits, housing, heating and legal and end-of-life issues in Scotland. At
all other times calls will be answered at the national helpline HQ.