Community Information Network

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WelcomeCommunity Information Network

The Community Information Network exists to provide you with information on local support services and activities, money matters and social care.

Whether you want to meet people, get help at home, find out about benefits and support, discover a computer or exercise class, or volunteer in your local community – the Community Information Network is here to help you. The service is free and operates across the county through information drop-ins, over the phone or visiting you at home.

Scroll down for details on activities and opportunities near you, information and advice services, volunteering opportunities. You can search our online Directory to find out what's going on in your local area or if you can't find what you are looking for, call us on 0345 450 1276 or email us at

Volunteer link-up and Oxfordshire County Council

The Community Information Network is delivered in partnership with
Volunteer Link-Up and supported by Oxfordshire County Council.

Find out what's on in your local area

  • Latest news and events

    Catch up with the latest news and events form the Network and other Age UK Oxfordshire services.

    Latest news

  • Information and advice

    Age UK Oxfordshire's Information and Advice service can help you with a vast range of subjects, including staying independent at home, legal issues, financial issues, housing, care homes, being a carer - and much more.

    Infromation and advice

  • Information drop-ins

    We run a network of Information Drop-ins across the county which provide an opportunity for you to meet your local Community Information Networker and receive information, advice and support. Here we have listed our current drop-ins across the county.

    Find your nearest drop-in

  • Good Neighbour Schemes

    Across Oxfordshire there are more than 50 volunteer Good Neighbour Schemes offering help in the local community, such as essential transport, befriending, shopping, gardening, small DIY jobs and more.

    Find out more

  • Age UK Oxfordshire Newsletter

    Sign-up to receive our free quarterly Newsletter - bringing you the latest news, events, information and advice.

    Find out more

  • Volunteering

    Would you like to make a difference for older people in your community? Here you can find out about volunteering for the Community Information Network, local Good Neighbour Schemes and other services at Age UK Oxfordshire.

    Find out more

  • Circles of Support

    Our Circles of Support project works alongside local health and social care teams in Oxfordshire to help keep people with ongoing health needs out of hospital, smooth their passage through hospital, and ensure safe and happy discharge thereafter.

    Find out more

Useful links

  • Carers Oxfordshire

    Carers Oxfordshire is aimed at people caring for adults in Oxfordshire find help and advice.
  • Oxfordshire Mind

    Oxfordshire Mind is a local mental health charity.
  • Citizens Advice Oxfordshire

    You can get advice on your money, your family, your rights and your daily life on the Citizens Advice Bureau Advice Guide website.
  • Dementia Oxfordshire

    Dementia Oxfordshire, is here to help you with advice on all aspects of dementia and the support that is available locally to help people to live well with dementia.
  • Headway Oxfordshire

    Supporting people affected by acquired brain injury, across Oxfordshire.
  • Guideposts Independent Living Centre

    The Independent Living Centre provides information on equipment solutions and services to assist people with disabilities and older people to increase and maintain their independence.