Home and Community Support Service

Community Support Service

Our home and Community Support Service has been operating for 75 years and provides a high quality flexible service to people aged 50 or over, living in and around the City of Plymouth.


Our flexible approach means a package of support can be provided to meet your changing needs giving you choices to enable you live independently in your home for longer. Our staff understand how some daily routines can become difficult or restrictive as you get older and our service can help you with everyday tasks that can become difficult to do without assistance. 

 

We can help with things like:
Domestic tasks such as polishing, dusting, vacuuming, washing floors, washing dishes, cleaning work surfaces, changing bed linen, laundry and essential grocery shopping. A one off 'spring clean' service is also available.

 

Our Community Support Service helps people to access opportunities in their local community with one to one support. 

 

We can help with attending appointments at GP's, dentist, hairdressers etc and assist with local shopping trips. Basic gardening and small jobs around the house such as curtain hanging, changing light bulbs etc. Support with reading and correspondence.

 

A Sitting Service which offers carers the opportunity to take a break from their caring role.

 

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*NEW* Home Delivery Meal Service:

We are currently trialling a home meal delivery service. Freshly cooked hot meals delivered to your home. Please contact 01752 256020 if you would like to book or find out more.

Home delivery service 

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Thank you to Next Generation Care Agency for raising £456.80 for Age UK Plymouth at their first Family Fun Day held at Tothill Park on Sunday 9 July 2017.

Upcoming Events 

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Table tennis Wendy Bassett

Bat and Chat

Starting Tuesday 4th July 2017
13.30 - 14.30pm

Elspeth Sitters House, The Barbican

And

Starting Thursday 6th July 2017
10.30 - 11.30am

The William and Patricia Venton Centre, Mount Gould

A new free social table tennis session for the over 50s. A great way to get active, socialise and meet new people.

New Age Kurling & Boccia Sessions

Starting Tuesday 4th July 2017
Then every Tuesday and Friday for 6 weeks
13.30 - 15.30pm

William and Patricia Venton Centre, Mount Gould 

Kurling is a form of the original curling game that has been adapted so that it can be played indoors. You push or slide the stones toward the target circle.

Boccia is played using hand sized leather balls. The object is to get the boccia balls closer to the target than your opponents

Free 50s and 60s Event Staring Wendy Bassett

Thursday 27 July 2017
13.30 - 15.30pm

Elspeth Sitters House, The Barbican

Everyone is welcome to enjoy some music and dancing. 

Refreshments are available - Tea/coffee & cake £2.00

Booking is advisable

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Products and Services

Products and services offered by a name you can trust.

Age UK understands that when choosing the right product or service, you want someone you can rely on. With this in mind, Age UK offers a range of quality and reliable products and services designed for the needs of over 50s

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Help more people love later life

As we grow older, we all face new challenges. But that doesn't stop us from wanting a fulfilling and independent later life.

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Volunteer

Volunteering at Age UK Plymouth is rewarding because you will know that you have made a difference to the life of older people. On behalf of Age UK Plymouth, we say thank you for giving your time.

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Dementia Care Services

Our Dementia Care Services offers a range of specialist services for people with dementia giving respite and support for their carers.

We operate a day service Mon-Sat offering older people in the Plymouth area an enjoyable, friendly and comfortable atmosphere.

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