Big Knit 2015Get knitting for the Big Knit 2015

Raise money for Age UK North Staffs by getting involved with Age UK and innocent’s Big Knit campaign 2015. You can make a difference by knitting some mini hats to help us keep older people warm in winter.

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About Age UK North Staffs

Who we are

As we grow older we all face new challenges but that doesn't stop us from wanting a fulfilling, independent life. Age UK North Staffordshire is passionate that everyone should have the opportunity to be able to make the most of later life, whatever their circumstances, wants and needs. 

What we do

Age UK North Staffordshire is the largest local charity working with and for older people in the region. With carefully selected staff, we are here to help make later life a better life. We offer a wide range of tailored, quality services and activities.

How you can help

Age UK North Staffordshire always needs public support to help us continue and develop our work to improve the lives of local older people.

 

Age UK North Staffs making a difference

Information & Advice service

Because growing older isn’t always easy or straightforward, we provide information, advice and support to help make later life a better life.

Help at Home Service

We provide a professional, flexible and charged by the hour service to suit individuals aged 50 and over. No matter what the need is, we can make a real difference.

 

Health & Well being

Services include practical help and support for older people wishing to live independently and a stimulating choice of exercise, learning and social activities to support mental and physical wellbeing.

 

Donate to Age UK North Staffs

Age UK North Staffordshire always needs public support to help us continue and develop our work to improve the lives of local older people.

Donations are always welcome whether it be your unwanted items for our charity shop, your time as a volunteer or money donations to help support our vital services.

News and Campaigns

  • Mining the Past - Shaping Our Lives

    Through a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund we have been running a project bringing together local ex miners, their families and their carers to talk about their lives, and share their history and heritage. A powerful DVD with miners' stories, archive footage and special features has been produced and is available now

     

    Find out more

  • Live Age Festival 2015

    Join us this autumn for a celebration of creativity in later life.

     

    Age UK North Staffordshire is part of a consortium of local organisations that are organizing this year’s Live Age Festival at Trinity Church, Leek, the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Mitchell Arts Centre and other venues across North Staffordshire.

    Find out more

  • New computer club

    New computer club coming to Newcastle under Lyme in conjunction with Aspire Housing and funded through the Santander Foundation.

    More details