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We're a local charity working in the community to support older people, their families and carers across North Worcestershire. We want everyone to be able to love later life.

Who we are

Age UK Bromsgrove Redditch & Wyre Forest is a local, independent charity which supports older people across North Worcestershire.  Our staff and volunteers are dedicated to promoting wellbeing and independence for over-50s, ensuring later life is a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.  We pride ourselves in offering a local person-centred service to thousands of people across the districts of Bromsgrove, Redditch and Wyre Forest.

Our mission

Our mission is to deliver high quality services which improve independence and inclusion, either directly or in partnership, for all people over the age of 50 in North Worcestershire.

Where you can find us

Our main Administrative Office is based in Windsor Street, Bromsgrove, however we have Information & Advice and Activity Centres in Bromsgrove, Redditch and Wyre Forest.  We also have a number of Charity Shops across North Worcestershire.

How we are funded

We rely on your support to keep serving the community. We are supported by donations from the public, income from our charity shops, and some charitable grants.

What we do

  • We give advice

    Our trained advisors offer free, impartial and confidential information and advice to older people and their families.

  • We help at home

    We offer help at home.  We want to enable more people to maintain their independence in their own home by providing trusted, person-centred help and support

  • We befriend

    Our volunteer befrienders visit or call lonely, older people in the community on a regular basis, providing companionship and assistance with minor tasks (such as reading mail).

  • We provide activities

    We offer a wide range of activity groups and events, such as lunch clubs and exercise classes, giving older people the opportunity to keep fit, socialise, or learn a new skill.

Our people

  • Our staff

    We have a team of dedicated staff, who work together proactively across North Worcestershire, to make it a better place for all people to grow old.  Our organisation is governed by a Board of Trustees.

  • Find out about our volunteers

    Our organisation couldn't run without the help of our amazing volunteer team.   Find out more about our volunteers and how you can become a volunteer too.

    Find out about volunteers

Our key policies

If you are unhappy with any aspect of our work, we would like to hear about it. We value all feedback, both good and bad, and welcome the opportunity to learn and improve.  A copy of our Complaints Policy can be downloaded via this link.

At Age UK Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Foprest, we are also committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. For further information please see our Privacy Policy.

About Us - Find out more

To find out more about us, call us on 01527 570490 or email: enquiries@ageukbrwf.org.uk