Protecting you against scams and fraud

Protecting you against scams and fraud

Have you received telephone calls, e-mails, texts or letters asking for money or offering services that you’re not sure about and need some advice? 

During 2020 there has been increase in various forms of fraud and scamming and at Age Concern Colchester & North East Essex we are working hard to help you to remain safe. 

Whether it is support with fraud prevention, reporting scams through Action Fraud, assisting you to check you are receiving the correct level of benefits and entitlements or assisting you with application forms our Advisers are here to help.

To enable this work, we have received funding through the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioners office and are working in partnership with Essex Police Prevent and Protect team to assist you through information advice and support.

To get in touch call 01206 368420 (option 4) or e-mail [email protected]

You can access our dedicated Counter Fraud Advice page to view current fraud and scams here: