Age UK Cambridgeshire Helpline 0300 666 9860
Our Information Officers can provide you with information, rights based advice and help you make social connections to reduce loneliness.
Welcome to Age Uk Cambridgeshire
We are your local independent charity working with and for older people in Cambridgeshire.
We provide a wide range of services and support for older people in Cambridge, South Cambridgeshire, East Cambridgeshire, Fenland and Huntingdon areas. These include day and community services, advocacy (helping you to have your voice heard) and providing information and advice. Click HERE for all Our Services.
We are members of the Age England Association, which brings together Age UK and it's local partners. As a collective group we actively promote the well-being of people in later life through national and local campaigns, through influencing the media, by fundraising and through our range of products and services.
No one should have no one at Christmas
In the UK, 1 million older people go a month or more without seeing or speaking to a friend, family member or neighbour. You can help to change the lives of older people in Cambridgeshire and make sure no one has no one at Christmas.
Find out how you can help
Fundraising with Memories
To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of WW2, with the help of older people in Cambridgeshire, we have produced a publication entitled Memories of the Second World War (Cambridgeshire Residents Reminisce).
To obtain a copy of this insightful book of memories from local people and help us to continue to support older people in Cambridgeshire please click here.
We offer a range of services to assist you in your home - from housework, gardening and home safety checks.
Our information officers are here to help you, your family, friends and professionals alike to understand the information provided - just call 0300 666 9860 between 9am and 3pm.
If you need support and representation (some-one to be your voice and put forward your views) one of our advocates may be able to help you further. Call our Helpline for more information.
No one should have no one.
We can offer friendship, help and support to older people through our Day Services, Visiting Scheme and Community Wardens.
Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, share an interest, get out of the house and build confidence. It can be rewarding in itself and benefit other individuals and your community.
We would love to hear from you!
Work with us
Age UK Cambridgeshire have a range of employment opportunities and would welcome an application from you. We also have Volunteering opportunities within several of our services.
Activities & Events
Age UK Cambridgeshire hold many different activities and events for older people in the area. Getting out and attending events and activities is a great way to meet new people and have some fun along the way.
Different Ways to Donate
As a local and independent charity, we are responsible for raising our own funds - we rely on the support of local people and organisations.
There are many ways to donate, from texting AGEC02 to 70070 to donate £5, to considering us in your legacy.
Latest News from Age UK Cambridgeshire
Keep up to date with planned events, new services on offer, and information about how we're campaigning within Cambridgeshire to improve older people's lives.
Read more here
A collection of personal memories from the residents of Cambridgeshire to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of WW2.
Get your copy here
Raise money for Age UK Cambridgeshire by getting involved with Age UK and Innocent’s Big Knit campaign 2015.
Age UK Cambridgeshire works with Age UK to offer a range of insurance and other products designed for people over 50.
Home Help and Gardening Organiser wanted - Closing date 20th November 2015
Our quality marks
Age UK Cambridgeshire has achieved the Organisational Quality Standards (OQS) for local Age UKs in England. The OQS are assessed externally and endorsed by the Charity Commission.