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Bentham & District Dementia Friendly Community are very happy to announce the starting of a Thursday morning breakfast club - see below.  There is also The Sunflower Group For people living locally with Memory Loss. Join us at The Place in Settle on the 3rd Wednesday of the Month.



HERE is the Warm & Well Newsletter full of helpful information. Please click on the link to view Warm and Well in North Yorkshire.... Citizens Advice Mid-North Yorkshire are pleased to announce they were successful in winning the NYCC Winter Health Co-ordination contract and will continue to manage the Warm and Well Project for another 3 years Click below to see in full


We are taking part in the Settle Sessions Poetry and here we have two Poems from two local people. Please click on either Minor Minors or Three Peaks to view

Bentham & District Dementia Awareness

Starting on Thursday, 4th November from 10am to 12noon, then every other Thursday after that. To be held at Bentham Fire Station. No booking needed.


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General Information and help whilst we are in Covid-19

News and Recent Activities

  • Information & Advice

    Free and impartial expert information. Our confidential Information and Advice service will continue to operate but will move to be an exclusive telephone service from Monday March 23rd.

    We cover housing property issues, heath or your rights and Social Services.

    Any further information, please contact us on 

    01729 823066

    Did you know October is "Free Wills Month"?

    Go to our "Information and Advice" page for more information


  • Are you an adult living with chronic pain?

    We are inviting individuals with a chronic pain condition
    (aged 18+) to complete a 20 minute survey about their
    pain and sleep management. There are 5 Amazon
    vouchers to be won!
    For information and link to the survey:


  • Clubs and Activities

    We are starting to bring back the Clubs and Activities, but on a smaller basis.  We already have some groups taking place and are in the preparation stages of others.  We are having to alter the way these now take place but are trying to work around this.  

    For more details or to  attend click here or contact  us at Age UK North Craven office in Cheapside, Settle or ring 01729 823066.



    We are proud to announce we have received our Advance Quality Standard Award

    The Advice Quality Standard is the quality mark for organisations that provide advice to the public on social welfare issues.

    Organisations that hold the standard have demonstrated that they are easily accessible, effectively managed, and employ staff with the skills and knowledge to meet the needs of their clients.

How you can help

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    Leave a legacy

    Age UK North Craven is committed to being there for older people who need us. If you decide to leave a gift in your will to us, you will be supporting us to make life better for older people in North Craven.

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    Do you have time to lend a hand and help a lonely older person?


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    Bag a bargain and support Age UK North Craven at the same time.  We have two shops, our Main one on Cheapside and Second Time Around on the High Street.

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    We rely on your support to keep helping older people in North Craven.