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Our Community Engagement Service is designed to help an older person live
a happy and fulfilled life. It offers an opportunity for you to VOICE what is needed and wanted by older people in Herne Bay and Whitstable as well as raise awareness of existing services. It also offers people CHOICE and empowered to take CONTROL of your life.


Our friendly Community Engagement Officer can advise you of all the services
Age UK Herne Bay and Whitstable have to offer, investigate other services,
groups, clubs and leisure activities of interest to you and, where necessary,
support you in making contact with your ohosen services.

Our officer also aims to work with other Organisation to arrange community events and to take
forward new community-led local initiatives.


This service is FREE and you can be assured of a professional, caring and
confidential service.

Contact Caroline:

  • By visiting the Community Engagement Officer at a ‘Drop-in’ service every Thursday 10am to 12pm                                                                     at the Whitstable Umbrella Community Support Centre, Oxford Street, Whitstable, CT5 1DD.
  • By telephone: 01227 749570 extn 308
  • By E-mail: caroline.roy@ageukhernebay.org.uk