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Age UK

Call in Time- Telephone Friendship Service

National

Call in Time aims to reduce loneliness and social isolation in older people by providing them with regular telephone chats.

Contact: Call in Time Telephone Friendship Service, Tavis House 1-6 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9NA.
Age UK North Craven

Activities and events

Local

Activities and events in North Craven. Digital drop-in - Our weekly clubs - Other clubs around North Craven - Day trips - Get in touch with the countryside - Walks in North Craven - Workshops and classes

Contact: Age UK North Craven, Cheapside, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9EW.

Befriending

Local

It can be tough in later life if you are on your own. Sometimes family members move away, we lose contact with old friends, or a bereavement can leave us feeling lonely. If you need a bit of company, our befriending serv...

Contact: Age UK North Craven, Cheapside, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9EW.
Age UK Scarborough & District

Intergenerational Work

Local

We work closely with a local school on a penpal scheme, this sees over 80 young people and 80 older people exchange letters.  There are also regular events held at school, so the penpals can meet up, for example, c...

Contact: Age UK Scarborough & District, 39 Aberdeen Walk, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1BD.

Knit & Natter group

Local

This is an opportunity to get together with like-minded people, have a good chat, a coffee/tea and biscuits and do some knitting, crocheting or sewing at the same time. These informal groups welcome anyone interested in ...

Contact: Age UK Scarborough & District, 39 Aberdeen Walk, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1BD.

Veterans Should Not Be Forgotten

Local

We can help with: Telephone Befriending - Referrals to combat stress - Assistance with applying for the War Pension - Counselling - Funding assistance for home adaptations - Book service -&n...

Contact: Age UK Scarborough & District, 39 Aberdeen Walk, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1BD.
Age UK Teesside

Activities - St Andrew's Methodist Church Hardwick

Regional

Tuesday Coffee and chair based exercise class 11:30am - 12:45pm Friday Tai Chi Classes, Parkfield Community Centre every Friday 11.30 – 12.30

Contact: St Andrew's Methodist Church, Hardwick, Hardwick, Stockton, Cleveland.

Activities at Dorothy Rose House

Regional

Monday Carpet bowls Fun, Social, Group (Bring a packed lunch) 10.30am – 2.00pm Tuesday Lunch & Social Make new friends in a stimulating and social environment where you can play, dominoes...

Contact: Dorothy Rose House, 190 Borough Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS1 2EH.

Age UK Teesside Activity Centre

Regional

The activities available include: Art and crafts Card making Dominoes Bingo Lunch clubs Stretch & Tone Laughter Yoga Chair Based Exercise Quiz

Contact: Age UK Teesside Activity Centre, Severn Road Community Centre, Severn Way, Redcar, Cleveland, TS10 1PG.

Befriending Services

Regional

If you are over the age of 65, have little or no contact from family and friends and live alone in Middlesbrough, Stockton or Redcar, help is available to you. The Age UK Teesside Befriending Services provides a range o...

Contact: Age UK Teesside, The Dorothy Rose Suites (29-32) , The TAD Centre , Ormesby Road , Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS3 7SF.

Welcome Home Project

Regional

The Welcome Home project aims to provide support and company for those older people who have been discharged from a hospital stay and live alone in Redcar and Cleveland. Before or upon discharge suitable patients will b...

Contact: Age UK Teesside, The Dorothy Rose Suites (29-32) , The TAD Centre , Ormesby Road , Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS3 7SF.
Age UK York

Befriending and support service

Local

Many older people feel socially isolated and lonely and we try to alleviate this by matching the older person with a carefully selected volunteer who agrees to visit regularly, usually once a week for an hour or two. Che...

Contact: Age UK York, 70 Walmgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9TL.

Net Neighbours

Local

Net Neighbours is a service that helps older people with their shopping. Staff or volunteers will phone the older person for a chat and take their shopping list. The staff member or volunteer will then order food and oth...

Contact: Age UK York, 70 Walmgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9TL.
British Red Cross Society

Get financial help & advice

National

If you're struggling with debt or other money problems and need to get through a period of financial difficulty, we can help you find free financial advice.

Contact: British Red Cross Society, 44 Moorfields, London, EC2Y 9AL.

Get help with loneliness

National

If you are feeling lonely, please know that you are not alone. The British Red Cross is here to help you. One in five people in the UK say they experience feelings of loneliness, and during the coronavirus pandemic ...

Contact: British Red Cross Society, 44 Moorfields, London, EC2Y 9AL.

Get support at home

National

If you are feeling lonely, please know that you are not alone. The British Red Cross is here to help you. One in five people in the UK say they experience feelings of loneliness, and during the coronavirus pandemic ...

Contact: British Red Cross Society, 44 Moorfields, London, EC2Y 9AL.
Caremark

Caremark

National

Personal home care services tailored to your individual needs. Our friendly services enable you to remain in the comfort and familiarity of your own home. You will receive regular social care visits and services to ...

Contact: Caremark.
Carewatch Care Services

Carewatch

National

Our mission at Carewatch is to provide high quality care outcomes for vulnerable people who want to live at home, independently. We provide quality, personalised home care services designed to enable our customers to re...

Contact: Carewatch, CSN Care Group Ltd t/a Carewatch, Unit 4, Rankin House, Murdoch Court, Roebuck Way, Knowlhill, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK5 8GB.
Elder

elder

National

Elder helps people stay safe and comfortable at home by assisting with daily activities of living via personal care, dementia care and part-time, full-time or live-in care. 

Contact: Elder, 1st floor, 230 City Road, London, London, Greater London, EC1V 2TT.
Harrogate Borough Council

Social & Recreational Activities for Older People

Local

We provide a variety of activities for older people, that allow them to socialise in a friendly, safe and warm environment. We try and offer something for everyone. All the people that currently attend are very friendly....

Contact: Fairfax Community Centre, Fairfax Community Cente, Fairfax Avenue, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 7RU.
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