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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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.

Thank you so much to 6 year old Matilda Langmead for walking a huge 10k to raise funds for Age UK Plymouth - What a star!

Upcoming Events 

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Wendy Bassett

Gift basket

Free 50s and 60s Event Starring Wendy Bassett

Thursday 27th July 2017
13.30 - 15.30pm
Elspeth Sitters House, The Barbican

Thursday 3rd August 2017
13.30 - 15.30pm
William Venton Centre, Plymstock

Monday 21st August 2017
13.30 - 15.30pm
Elspeth Sitters House, The Barbican

Everyone is welcome to enjoy some music and dancing. 

Booking is advisable

Bingo Evening

Thursday 7th September 2017
Eyes down 18.00pm

The William and Patricia Venton Centre, Mount Gould

Join for an evening of Bingo fun with Age UK Plymouth!

Lots of prizes - plus a £50 cash flyer

£5 for book of tickets (10 games) and £2 for flyer

Charity Fayre

Saturday 2nd October 2017
10.00 - 15.00pm

William Venton Centre, Plymstock

Join us for a family day out at our charity fayre with lots of crafts, gifts and games.

If you would like to book a table call 01752 256020 for more information

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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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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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