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Update on Services during the Coronavirus Pandemic

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark are determined to do everything we can to help older people stay safe throughout the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Welcome to Age UK Lewisham and Southwark

New Telephone Hours

Please note that due to reduced staffing levels, our central telephone number will now be staffed from 10:00-12:00 & 14:00-16:00 Monday to Friday. Outside of these times, please leave a message stating your name and phone number, and we will contact you as quickly as possible.

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Call Age UK Lewisham and Southwark

020 7701 9700 020 7701 9700

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How we can help

Information & Advice

We offer free and confidential information and advice on matters such as help with benefits, housing, debt and community care. This is provided through our telephone advice line, appointments, drop ins and home visits.


We run Safe and Independent Living (S.A.I.L.) projects in both boroughs to reach out to older people in their own homes, helping them to access the services they choose, to maintain their independence, safety and well-being.

Our services

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark is a local charity providing essential support to older people in Lewisham and Southwark.

Are you looking for support?

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark’s ethos is to empower older people to make choices and take control of their lives and support, with our overall aim being to improve life for them, especially those who are vulnerable and frail.

We are passionate about delivering services that match our ethos and currently provide a wide variety of services ranging from complex care services to smaller projects, with the aim to negate the financial, emotional and physical challenges that can arise in later life.

How you can help

Age UK Information & Advice Quality Marque

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark has also holds the Information & Advice Quality Programme (IAQP) which recognises the consistent, relevant and effective advice we provide to our clients.

Advice Quality Standards

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark has also achieved the Advice Quality Standards (AQS) recognising the high standard and quality of our Information and Advice service.

More information about AQS

Age UK Quality Standard

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark has achieved the Age UK Charity Quality Standard (CQS).  The CQS is externally assessed by quality assessment experts, SGS.