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Age UK County Durham is your local, independent charity for older people in County Durham

Our staff and volunteers work very hard to keep you safe and well all year round

Did you know?

Age UK County Durham is a local independent charity, serving the needs of local older people living in County Durham Whilst we are part of the larger Age UK family, we are governed by our own Board of Trustees and responsible for creating our own income. All the money raised is spent locally on services for older people who live in our area. We rely on the generosity of the local community, funders and people like you. This helps us to keep operating services that are so vital to the people of our community.

Our Latest News

  • We need a Commissioner for Older People and Ageing

    Published on 16 February 2024 12:50 PM

    Not everyone is having the retirement they had hoped for. Many people in later life face challenges, these could be...

  • Craft Volunteers Needed

    Published on 15 December 2023 12:16 PM

    We are looking for enthusiastic crafty people to get in involved in our activities. If you have a passion for crafts,...

  • Durham County Council Budget Consultation

    Published on 25 October 2023 08:16 AM

    Durham County Council Consultation on further proposals to balance their budget As the Council works towards finalisi...

We're here to help and support anyone aged over 50 living in County Durham

  • Information and Advice

    We can offer help to make sure you are receiving the correct benefits and services available to you

  • Help at Home

    Our Help at Home service can you help you with shopping support, light gardening, DIY etc 

  • Mental Health & Wellbeing

    Our counselling and support service can offer you a safe and confidential space to talk about your worries

  • Digital Inclusion

    Our FREE digital inclusion service can help you to access digital services and communication

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Call Age UK County Durham

0191 386 3856 0191 386 3856

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Age UK Charity Quality 325.jpg Age UK County Durham has acheived the Age UK Charity Quality Standard (CQS).  The CQS is externally assessby quality assessment experts, SGS.


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