Due to mobility issues or a lack of confidence, leaving the house can be a daunting prospect for many older people. Our Escorting volunteers are on hand to help people to get out and about, whether it's on foot, public transport or by taxi.

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Who is the service for?

You are eligible for help from our Escorting service if you:

  • Are over the age of 55 and live in the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea 
  • Need some help and support getting out and about 

Where can I go?

Our volunteers can help you get to a range of destinations, for example:

  • Doctors' or hospital appointments 
  • Shopping - for groceries, clothes etc. 
  • Banks/Post Offices 
  • Appointments at the hairdressers' 
  • To the park, or just for a walk 

If you would like more information about our escorting service, please contact Jon Fryer on 020 8969 9105 or email jfryer@aukc.org.uk.

Interested in volunteering? Click here for more information.