This winter 24,000 older people could die from the cold. We estimate that 1.7m older people in the UK can’t afford to heat their homes. Whether it's a 'Staying Warm' pack, or a home visit, your donations can make a real difference for an older person this winter. Please donate today.

Donation tin

Choose your donation amount

Hot water bottle

Staying warm pack

£10 could buy a 'Staying Warm' pack containing two items of warm clothing, a selection of warming food and drinks, a thermometer and important information on staying warm

£10 Donate

Thermal mug

Trip to a day centre

£25 could cover the cost of a trip to a day centre where an older person can enjoy an activity and a warm meal

£25 Donate


Fan heater and guard

£50 could buy a fan heater and guard to heat an older person’s home safely

£50 Donate

Two-hour home visit

£100 could pay for a two-hour home visit to check that an older person is safe and well AND could buy a double-over blanket to keep an older person warm at night

£100 Donate

An individual grant to an older person to help them with fuel poverty

£200 could provide an individual grant to an older person to help them with fuel poverty

£200 Donate

Donate by mobile

It's easy to donate £5 by text message, simply text the words WARMTH3 to 70004.

* Terms and conditions apply

* Text Costs £5.00 plus network charge. Age UK receives 100% of your donation. Obtain bill payers permission. Customer Relations 0800 169 8787. Charity No 1128267.