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Age UK Medway offers wide variety of services for older people living within the Medway towns.

Age UK Medway have been providing services for the older people of Medway for over 40 years, and we intend to carry on providing these same high quality services for another 40.

See below for more details on all the services we can offer you, and to help everyone love later life!

  • Homecare Services

    Age UK Medway's homecare service offers a wide range of support with everything from washing, dressing and prompting of medication. To other services such as cleaning and shopping services, all of which play a vital role in the care and support that we provide for the older people of Medway and Faversham.

  • The Welfare Fund

    Age UK Medway's Welfare Fund aims to assist those that are in temporary financial hardship to access our services, while our information and advice team work with them to gain access to additional funds they may be entitled to.

Our services

  • Call In Time

    Call in Time is a free telephone friendship service run by Age UK.

  • Community Foot Care

    Age UK Medway's footcare service assists clients to maintain overall foot health by providing basic services such as toe nail cutting and the filing down of rough skin.

  • Day Services

    Age UK Medway operate two day centres in Gillingham and Strood. The Chris Ellis Centre covers the Rochester, Strood, Cuxton, Cliffe and Hoo Peninsula. The Mackenney Centre covers Gillingham, Rainham and Chatham areas.

  • Dementia Services

    Age UK Medway offers specialist dementia care within the community, and in our specialist dementia day centres based in Gillingham and Capstone.

  • Garden Maintenance

    Age UK Medway have partnered with Beetlestone's to help provide everything from grass cutting and hedge trimming, all the way up to garden design.

  • Handy Van

    Age UK Medway's Handy Van service provides a vetted handyman to undertake small maintenence jobs in and around the house.

  • Information and Advice

    Age UK Medway's information and advice service can assist with a wide variety of of things, such as form filling for welfare benefits, assisting with housing issues and most other things that affect your quality of life.

    All completely free of charge.

  • Charity Shop

    Age UK Medway have been operating a charity shop in the heart of Gillingham on Skinner Street for over 20 years, selling a large variety of affordable goods.