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  • 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...

  • World Mental Health Day

    Published on 10 October 2023 08:08 AM

    Today we celebrate World Mental Health day and the theme this year is Mental Health is a Universal Human Right . The...

  • Hot meals service

    Published on 15 September 2023 02:17 PM

    As well as our hot meals service (for people aged over 50 years) that has started in Shildon and the surrounding area...

  • Durham County Council Consultations

    Published on 07 September 2023 01:37 PM

    Durham County Council have consultation and engagement projects that they would like you to participate in and provid...

  • YELLOW Heat Health Alert

    Published on 05 September 2023 09:21 AM

    The Met Office and UKHSA has issued a YELLOW Heat Health Alert for the North East and is in effect between 05/09/2023...

  • Age UK Charity Quality Standard

    Published on 01 September 2023 11:07 AM

    We are delighted that our Age UK Charity Quality Standard has been awarded again. This recognises the high standards ...

  • AGE UK COUNTY DURHAM HOT MEALS SERVICE

    Published on 21 August 2023 01:40 PM

    Age UK County Durham is working with Shildon Town Council, Shildon Alive and Jubilee Fields Community Centre to deliv...

  • Job vacancies with Age UK County Durham

    Published on 10 August 2023 09:46 AM

    We currently have two exciting job opportunities being advertised. For more information and an application pack to go...

  • Visiting in care homes, hospitals and hospices

    Published on 11 July 2023 07:59 AM

    Protect visiting those you care about living in care homes, hospitals and hospices The Government are encouraging us ...

  • keep cool this summer

    Published on 08 June 2023 08:27 AM

    With the weather hotting up, we all want to get outside and enjoy it, especially as the sun has some great...