To enable older people to remain active and independent, Age UK is committed to promoting the safety and security of older people, both at home and when out and about.

Help Available

We are able to supply details of local contacts and contractors who can help to make your home more secure.

Resources Available

Age UK Factsheets are also available which contain detailed information and guidance on a keeping safe and secure, up to five of which can be sent free of charge.

Find out more

Queries Local to Bournemouth, Poole, Christchurch and the eastern Dorset area:

To obtain details of these factsheets, books and other areas of help and support please ring our Information line on 01202 523300 or email us on

Lines are open: Monday - Friday, 9.30am – 4pm.

An answer phone is available to leave a message.

Queries elsewhere in the UK

Contact the National Age UK using their online contacts form

Further information