Plan for your future, and that of your loved ones.
Writing a Will gives you the reassurance that your wishes will be met, and that your estate will be distributed to the people and causes that you care about.
Age UK Isle of Wight (Age UKIW) is proud to be working with local legal firms to offer all Island residents over the age of 50 a discounted Will Writing Scheme throughout March 2018 In return for a donation of £75 (Single Will) or £150 (Joint Will) to Age UKIW all of the participating legal firms will write you a basic will.
There are three local legal firms involved in the scheme this year, with staff from Glanvilles Legal Services, Paul Wheeler Solicitor and Walter Gray & Co. Solicitors generously donating their time and expertise.
Simply check appointment availability with your chosen legal firm from our list below, once confirmed, click the Online Link: Will Writing Scheme 2018, complete the form and make your donation. On receipt of your donation you will be emailed a Confirmation letter, Will Planner and Certificate that you should present at your appointment.
Below are our three participating legal firms. *Please note that your donation covers the writing of a basic will, for complicated or lengthy wills additional fees may apply and will be payable directly to your chosen legal firm.
Name of Firm
|Glanvilles Legal Services
||Newport: The Courtyard, St Cross Business Park, Newport, PO30 5BF
|Paul Wheeler Solicitor
||Newport: 69b High Street, Newport, PO30 1BA
|Walter Gray & Co. Solicitors
||Cowes: Baring Chambers, 13 Denmark Road, Cowes, PO31 7SY
|Walter Gray & Co. Solicitors
||Ryde: 3 - 4 St Thomas Street, Ryde, PO33 2ND
Please ensure you check appointment availability with your chosen legal firm before completing the steps below and making your donation, appointments are limited and are at the legal firms’ discretion.
Your application and donation can then be made in the following ways:
- Online by visiting: Will Writing Scheme 2018 - Secure booking and payment form
- Over the phone: with a credit/debit card by calling: (01983) 301343 or 301340.
- By post: by sending completed Will Writing Scheme 2018 form (cheques made payable to ‘Age UK Isle of Wight’) to: FAO Fundraising Dept, Age UKIW, 147 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1TY.
On receipt of your application and donation you will be emailed a Confirmation letter, Will Planner and Donation Certificate for you to print out, complete and present to your solicitor. (Applications by post will receive this information by return mail within 5 days.)
There is a full Age UK guide on making a Will and Estate Planning available to download here: Wills and Estate Planning Booklet. This comprehensive guide contains practical advice about making or updating your Will and preparing for your appointment.
Age UK Isle of Wight is a local independent charity, 100% of all donations we receive stay on the Island. Our mission is to help local older islanders improve their quality of life, whatever their situation. We provide advice, enable independence & combat loneliness.
All of the legal firms taking part in the scheme have given their time and expertise free of charge, we thank them immensely for their generosity and support.
If you have any questions about the Will Writing Scheme please don’t hesitate to contact the Age UK Isle of Wight fundraising office on (01983) 525282 or email: email@example.com