Calling all nimble fingered knitters!

We are nearing the end of the #BigKnit campaign, we have until 31st July to submit another 25 hats!

If you know someone who could help us reach our target, or if you had hats from bottles of previous years and would like to donate, please contact Cloe on 01622 753618 for more information, knitting/crochet patterns and campaign packs.

 

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This Months Highlighted Services

Community Bathing

We have a team of bathing assistants who operate throughout the Borough. The service we offer is limited to bathing in the home which includes use of equipment for safe bathing as required, use of an over bath shower or cubicle if provided or a strip wash.

Dementia Day Care

The Goodman Centre is a fully equipped, safe and homely day care
facility for those diagnosed with dementia at any stage. With six hours of specialist care offered 5 days a week, this centre provides a home from home for clients and respite for carers.

Keep Fit Club

Aged over 50? Why not come and enjoy a fun-filled exercise session aimed to help with posture, balance and overall wellbeing. Make new friends over a cup of tea at the same time, or play some table top games, the choice is yours.

Fundraising Frenzy

Sky Diving Duo

Our wonderful sky diving duo took to the sky on Saturday 13th May to raise money for Age UK Maidstone and the West Kent Befriending Service.

The Brilliant pair have raised over £870.00 with donations still coming in.

We are very proud of our girls and how brave they have been!

Our Brillant Buskers

Our wonderful busking duo Jacky and Phil went to the streets of Maidstone on Saturday 6th May and rasied a whooping £225.17.

Well done to the pair of you, we hope you all enjoyed their music!

Rocked it at the Robin

A fantatsic day was had by all at The Robin Robin Brewery. We heard some fantastic music form some local bands and enjoyed lounging under the sun. Together we raised over £500.00 for the West Kent Befriending Service so thank you all so much for all your support and kind donations... cannot wait until next time!

Have you got a story to tell?

 

 Have you got a special occasion coming up? Do you know somebody that has had an inspirational life that we need to know about? Do you or someone you know know the secrets to a long fruitfull life?

We'd like to hear from anyone who has a story to share...

Please contact us by filling out our photo consent form and emailing it to info@ageukmaidstone.org.uk and include a brief description of your story.

 

Mote Park Dementia Friendly Walk Poster

 

 

Volunteer for us

We are always on the look our for new and enthusiastic volunteers.

If you know someone who would like to donate some of their spare time to helping the older population in our community then we would like to hear from you!

Current Vacancys... Join our fantastic team!

  • Domestic help

    We expanding our Independent Living Service due to demand for the service.We are seeking support workers to go into elderly clients homes and carry out a range of tasks such as cleaning,laundry,shopping and befriending.

    Find out more

  • Community Fundraiser

    Age Uk Maidstone require a community fundraiser to raise funds for our charity.

    Working for a busy local charity working with over 3,000 clients a year, you will be responsible for our fundraising activities.

    Find out more

  • Day Centre Cook

    Find out more