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Age UK Blackburn with Darwen:

01254 266620 01254 266620

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Your local charity for older people

Advice & Information

We offer free, impartial and confidential advice and information to over 50s and carers 

Health & Wellbeing

We provide a range of services including befriending, foot care, physical activity sessions and IT tuition 

Care services

We provide specialist care for physically or mentally frail over 50s

Make a donation

We need to fundraise each year to enable us to provide vital services.  Every penny you donate stays in Blackburn with Darwen and helps older people in your local community.

News and information

  • What does Age UK mean to you?

    As part of our 40th Anniversary celebrations, we asked service users and volunteers for their thoughts about Age UK Blackburn with Darwen.

    Find out what we were told.


    Watch the video here

  • Micro Volunteering

    Micro Effort, Macro Impact!

    We need volunteers to help with bag packs, bucket collections & leaflet distribution.

    No ongoing commitment! Dip In and Out as and when required!

    'Small Bite Size Chunks of Doing Good'

    Call 01254 266620 for further details.

    Find out more

  • Advice & Information Service Appeal

    We need to raise £50,000 this year to maintain our services at current capacity and to help us support more local older people!

    Find out more about how you can help us.

    Click here to see our appeal leaflet

  • Local Charity of the Year

    We are Sainsbury's Darwen, Local Charity of the Year 2016.

    A massive thank you to the wonderful staff and very generous customers at Sainsbury's Darwen.

    We were Bag Packing in store during the run-up to Christmas, raising vital funds for our services. A final total to be announced soon.

    For more ways to donate...