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We are 70!

Not only is the Queen celebrating her incredible reign of 70 years in 2022, but Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland is also proud to be sharing the royal celebrations with our very own Platinum Anniversary and we have a fun packed year of exciting events and activities to match.

Here is how you can get involved with our 70th celebrations...

  • Mad Hatter's 7-Tea Party

    Grab your maddest hat, bake up your most marvellous creations, get the tea brewing and invite your friends to help us celebrate and raise money by hosting your very own Mad Hatter's 7-Tea party.

  • Kids Mad Hatter's 7-Tea Party

    Would your school or club like to be involved in the best Tea Party ever?

    If the answer is yes, then we are inviting schools & clubs to host a Mad Hatter's 7-Tea Party and create some crazy hats, bake some delicious cakes and have fun for our 70th year!

  • Do it for the Fam!

    Friends, bruvs, mates, muckers....
    Whoever you do it it for the 'fam'!

    Help us to raise money for all the grans, nans, grandads, mums and dads of Leicester Shire & Rutland.

  • The Big 70s Challenge

    Celebrating a 70th birthday in 2022? Take on The Big 70s Challenge!

    Whether you want to brave a sky-dive or take on a marathon, however big or small, whatever you it for you & for us!

Make caring visible, valued and supported

6th - 12th June marks Carers Week and our Leicester Carers Support Service is celebrating with a variety of events and activities throughout the week.

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Need help making your garden look its best?

Our experienced gardeners complete a variety of jobs to a high standard including cutting grass, trimming hedges, pruning shrubs and painting fences, allowing you to continue to enjoy your garden all year round.

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We are seeking Home Care and Home Help staff

You will provide valuable support to older people, helping them to remain independent in their own homes. If you are interested in a rewarding career then, we'd love to hear from you.


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Home Energy Checks

Our free Home Energy Check service is now OPEN for referrals

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Our new Reuse Shop

If you're looking for something unique, a hidden treasure at a bargain price, our newly opened Reuse Shop is just the place for you. Saving items that are destined for landfill, the Reuse shop gives items that are 'too good for the tip' a new lease of life.

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