Our services

Age UK provide a wide range of services for older people living in Waltham Forest and their carers.

We are committed to providing a safe, healthy, secure and respectful environment through the prevention of violent, abusive and aggressive behaviour in person or during telephone calls.

Age UK Waltham Forest has a Zero Tolerance Policy for all forms of abuse towards its staff and volunteers.

We reserve the right to take appropriate measures, which may include requesting you to leave or legal action, if this policy is violated.

Services

  • Activities

    Find out what activities we offer in Waltham Forest.

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  • Community Network

    Community Network is running telephone friendship groups which connect older people together on one telephone call.

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  • Just Connect

    This service aims to restore confidence, alleviate loneliness and encourage independence in the community for socially-isolated older adults by providing regular weekly volunteer visits for up to 4 months.

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  • Silver surfers

    A 10 week beginners courses to teach older adults the basics of computing. Groups courses held at venues around the borough and one-to-one in peoples homes

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  • Tax Help for Older People (TOP)

    The charity Tax Help for Older People (TOP) provide free tax advice to older people (over 60) on low incomes.

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  • Fire Safety in the home

    We want to stop fires from happening and you are far less likely to have a fire in your home if you have received a home fire safety visit.

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