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 Isle of Wight is an independent local charity. We've been working in the local community to help older people for 45 years. We have over 60 dedicated staff and hundreds of volunteers helping us to deliver services and activities for older people on the Isle of Wight.
An Island community where older people are respected, valued, included and able to live the life they choose.
Working with, and for, older people; driving change so they can live well whatever their circumstances.
In all that we do, we will be:
- Local, caring and responsive
- Led by older people, working with them and not just for them
- Champions of independence, inclusion and equality
- Respectful of each person and their freedom to choose
- Thoughtful, open and honest
- Positive and proactive
Our Board of Trustees
Age UK Isle of Wight is led by the Board of Trustees. The role of the Board of Trustees is to agree strategy and provide overall governance and leadership for Age UK Isle of Wight, ensuring that the organisation achieves its charitable objectives, abides by its core values and complies with both charity law and company law. Follow the link to meet our Board of Trustees.
Our Annual Review 2017 – 18
Thank you for all your support, it is truly appreciated and means the world to us and local older people. We’re working hard to support more people than ever before.
You can see how your support is helping local older people to live well, independently in our: Annual Review 2017 - 18
How we are funded
We rely on your support to keep serving the community. We are supported by donations from the public, service delivery and some charitable grants.