Age UK provide advice, combat lonliness and enable independence. They run a number of services at their local Age UKs that aim to make older people’s lives easier and safer – either at home or to improve their own wellbeing.
Resources: Older people care
Provide dementia services and support groups. For more detailed information about services in your area enter your postcode on their website.
The Alzheimers Society provide dementia services and support groups. To find out about services in you local area enter your postcode on their website.
Care Direct is a service run by the council for vulnerable adults, older and disabled people, their family, friends and carers. It provides information about – and access to – social services, benefits and other resources.
Supported by a network of volunteers, Contact the Elderly organises monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for small groups of older people aged 75 and over, who live alone, offering a regular and vital friendship link every month.
Milestones Trust support people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, dementia and complex behavioral needs to help toward living a more creative, meaningful and richer life.