Age UK Carlisle and Eden is a local independent charity working in the community to support older people, their families and cares. We want everyone to be able to love later life.
Where are we?
Age UK Carlisle and Eden was formed in April 2009 and is a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee. Age UK Carlisle and Eden is a stand-alone charity and partner of Age UK. Age UK Carlisle and Eden employs approximately 29 staff and is assisted by over 200 volunteers. The organisation is managed on a day to day basis by its Chief Executive who reports to a Board of Trustees which sets the policy and direction of the organisation in consultation with the local community.
At the core of the Organisation is the provision of Information and Advice, although we acknowledge the needs of the local community and therefore provide additional services including, Day Centres, Lunch Clubs, Home Support as well as Charity Shops, which through the selling of donated items helps support the continuation of the Organisation.
To contact Age Uk Carlisle and Eden, please complete our onilne form or call: 01228 536673
To make a comment, complaint or compliment, please use the guidelines in our procedure: please clik here for Comments, Complaints and Compliments.
Our vision is to ensure older people enjoy later life in Carlisle and Eden area. Find out more about our Vision and Values.
On the following page you can access and view the audited accounts for Age UK Carlisle and Eden
Work for Us
We always love to hear from caring and professional people who want to join our team. Could you bring your skills to our team?
We give advice
Our advisors offer free information and advice to older people and their families. In 2019 our advisers helped older people to claim over £1.8 million that they were entitled to.
We offer home help
We offer home support services to help with personal care, shopping, cleaning, gardening. and so much more.
Our volunteer befrienders visit lonely older people in the community who have no one to talk to.
We provide activities
We offer a range of Lunch Group and Day groups, giving people the opportunity to keep fit, socialise, or learn a new skill.
We are proud to have achived the Age Uk Charity Quality Standard.