Our services do not operate on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. Staff will have made suitable arrangements in advance with their clients to ensure no one is left unsupported and without supplies of groceries during the festive period.
The Peartree Centre
Our main office at 1 Chadds Lane will be closed from 4pm on Friday 21st December and will re-open as normal on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.
Information & Advice Service
Our office will be closed from Friday 21st December to Wednesday 2nd January 2019 but the national Age UK advice line on 0800 055 6112 operates 365 days a year, so calls will be answered.
Milton Keynes Council's Emergency Social Work Team can be contacted out of office hours on 01908 725005
Our lunch clubs will be closed from Friday 21st December to restart as normal on Monday 7th January 2019. There will be no lunch clubs at The Peartree Centre on 31st December or 2nd January.
Our charity shops will be closed on Monday 24th December and will open as normal on 27th, 28th and 29th December. On New Year's Eve the shops will be open a half day. The Kiln Farm Furniture Store will be open as normal between Christmas and New Year.
We are hugely grateful for your generous donations of unwanted, good-quality items but please do not leave anything outside our shops when they are closed as bags of donations are often stolen. Thank you.