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Nominate an Inspirational Older person

Celebrate Older Person's Day, 1st Oct 2014

Call, write or email us to nominate an inspirational older person in your life.

Update your social media profile pictures with theirs to show your support.




Welcome to the Age UK Suffolk website!

We work with and for older people in Suffolk, campaigning with them and on their behalf.

We are also a provider of direct services and support across the county.

Find out how we can help you

Find out how you can help us

Phyllis Chittock one of our team of knitters

The Big Knit is Underway!

Can you help us reach our target of knitting 14,000 mini bobble hats to be sold with Innocent drinks bottles?

Phyllis Chittock is one of our fantastic team of knitters who has helped to raise money for the Big Knit Campaign.

Find out how you can take part..

Choices Magazine is out now!

In this issue meet our fantastic vounteers, discover the winning "Bake Off" recipe, and find out about Suffolk's creative crafters. 

The magazine is available to buy from our charity shops and selected outlets. 

You can also read it online

Hannah Scott

Congratulations to Hannah Scott, age 13, for winning the Age UK Suffolk Bake off Competition! Hannah impressed the judges with her recipe for chocolate orange chelsea buns.

You can find out how to make Hannah's winning entry in our new recipe book

Picture of one of secret gardens

Secret gardens of Suffolk

We are delighted that so many gardens across the county opened their gates to the public this summer. The scheme raised a fantastic total of £3715.88!

If you would like to take part in next years event please contact Maggie James on 01473 298688


Our befriending schemes provide friendship and support for older people who feel lonely or isolated.

Our volunteers visit people in their own homes, normally once a week for around an hour.

Find out more

If the idea of rummaging through donated items appeals to you, why not join our team of sorting volunteers?
We are also looking for more retail volunteers to work in our new shop in Meredith Road, Ipswich.