We're a local charity working in the community to support older people, their families and carers. We want everyone to be able to love later life.
Who we are
Age UK Gateshead is an independent local charity. We've been working in the local community to help older people since 1972. We have 52 dedicated staff and over 90 volunteers helping us to deliver services and activities for older people in Gateshead
Where you can find us
Our main office and day centre is based in Gateshead and we have a number of charity shops across Gateshead.
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, as well as some Local Authority and Clinical Commissioning Group funding.
What we do
Above all, we care.
Over 4500 older people in Gateshead were helped by Age UK Gateshead last year.