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Age Concern Tyneside South

Community Connections

Local

All sorts of social connections  – whether that’s a regular coffee or lunch with others, hobby groups, keeping physically fit and well or special events, we bring people together for fun and company.&nbs...

Contact: Age Concern Tyneside South, Dora Dixon House, 29 Beach Road, South Shields, NE33 2QU.

Home Support

Local

Our Home Support Team aim to keep you happy at home, living independently, by doing some of the jobs that are starting to get a bit much for you. One of the friendly team can come in once a month or several times a week ...

Contact: Age Concern Tyneside South, Dora Dixon House, 29 Beach Road, South Shields, NE33 2QU.
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 Gateshead

Social Opportunities

Local

Many older people receive services to help them live independently in their own homes, but can still be lonely and isolated. Our Social Opportunities project offers companionship and the chance to make new social contact...

Contact: Age UK Gateshead, 341- 343 High Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1EQ.
Age UK North Tyneside

Active Age Service

Local

The Active Age programme is a programme developed by Age UK North Tyneside, which aims to increase and/or maintain physical activity of older adults who have previously led an active life but are at risk of becoming inac...

Contact: Age UK North Tyneside, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields, NE29 6QP.

Activities and events

Local

Find out here about activities and events taking place at Age UK North Tyneside. Regular activities in our Love Later Life programme, social groups, walking groups, keep fit, reading groups, arts and crafts, dancing

Contact: Age UK North Tyneside, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields, NE29 6QP.

Befriending

Local

We can offer opportunities to reduce isolation, develop friendships and feel part of your community. Our Befriending and Telephone Befriending Co-ordinators can explore areas for support and advice. They will ask you wh...

Contact: Age UK North Tyneside, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields, NE29 6QP.

Local Linx

Local

Dance the day away, bowl indoors or out, learn a new skill, swim with friends, read and talk about a good  book, explore local history,  find a lunch club nearby, join a singing group, try tai chi, go for a reg...

Contact: Age UK North Tyneside, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields, NE29 6QP.

Older LGBTQ Support

Local

LGBT advocates have, in recent years, documented the numerous unique concerns that older members of the LGBTQ community face by virtue of both their age, and their sexuality or gender identity. For those older members o...

Contact: Age UK North Tyneside, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields, NE29 6QP.

Support for Ex-Services

Local

Age UK North Tyneside has now joined forces with Operation Veterans to make sure vulnerable people can access support and advice, and combat loneliness, in what is a landmark collaboration for the two organisations. The...

Contact: Age UK North Tyneside, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields, NE29 6QP.
Age UK Sunderland

ActivAge

Local

Courses include: Computer courses Modern languages Arts and crafts Health and fitness Course fees may vary depending on individual circumstances and the ActivAge staff will be happy to help and advise you during enrolmen...

Contact: Age UK Sunderland, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ.

Community Integrated Teams (CIT) Living Well Links

Local

The Living Well Link service will provide older people with support to promote health and wellbeing whilst reducing loneliness and isolation. The aim of the Living Well Link Service is to put older people living in Sund...

Contact: Age UK Sunderland, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ.

FDS Community Support Clubs

Local

We deliver over 30 community support clubs that run Monday to Friday in the Sunderland, Penshaw, Houghton, Hetton, Washington and Easington Lane areas. Help is at hand by our volunteers and staff making your day a pleas...

Contact: Age UK Sunderland, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ.

FDS Keeping in Touch

Local

Our friendly faces home visiting service provides volunteers who make regular social visits, offering company and a friendly chat to older people who live alone, are housebound, have days when they see no one Telephone ...

Contact: Age UK Sunderland, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ.

Lifestyle Service - Home Support

Local

Lifestyle can make life easier and more enjoyable. If you would like help with light housework, help to go out shopping, someone to accompany you to the cinema, on a walk or at other social event.

Contact: Age UK Sunderland, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ.

Redwood Day Service

Local

The Redwood Day Service is a chargeable service available Monday to Friday 9.00am - 3.00pm. It is available for individuals aged 50+ who live within the boundaries of the City of Sunderland. Throughout the day you can p...

Contact: Age UK Sunderland, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ.
Boltonshaw Home Care

Boltonshaw homecare

Local

We provide a full range of services that help you to stay in your own home. We understand how much it means to stay as independent as possible in your own home and we provide a range of options to help you do so. ...

Contact: Boltonshaw home care Sunderland, North East Business & Innovation Centre, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR5 2TA.
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.
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