The Big Knit 2016

The Big Knit is back for 2016-17 and it's going to be the biggest one ever.

Our target is 13,500 hats!

How Age UK North Yorkshire makes a difference

We provide advice

Our free national advice line and local advice helps hundreds of thousands of people every year.

We enable independence

From exercise classes to mobility aids, our products and services help make lives easier & safer

We combat loneliness

We run befriending services, pairing an older person with a befriender to help provide companionship.

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Age UK North Yorkshire

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As a local, independent charity we rely heavily on the support of local individuals to help us make a big difference to the lives of older people in North Yorkshire.

Current Campaigns

Age UK Travel Insurance

Holidays are a time for relaxing and enjoying yourself rather than worrying about whether your travel insurance is going to cover you if something goes wrong.

No one should have no one at Christmas

Please help us to provide companionship and support for more local older people

Protect Attendance Allowance

Attendance Allowance is a lifeline for more than million older people. But its
future is under threat. Support our campaign to protect it

Recent News

  • Local Volunteer Scoops National Award

    Joyce Common had her picture taken with Barbara Windsor at the Age UK national award ceremony in London, where she was awarded the long service award for 20 years service to Age UK North Yorkshire

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  • No one should have no one at Christmas. Help end loneliness.