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Concerned about Coronavirus?

Find out about the symptoms of coronavirus and the simple steps that you can take to reduce the risk of catching or transmitting the virus to other people.

As a precautionary measure, we have postponed all activities, exercise classes and social groups until further notice.

Our Information & Advice and Advocacy teams remain on hand to support you on 01670 784 800 or you can email us at and please be reassured that our Home Care services are running as usual.

We look forward to welcoming you back into the Round House soon and in the meantime, please feel free to join our Friends of Age UK Northumberland Facebook group at

This is a very difficult time for everyone, but if you would like to make a donation to Age UK Northumberland, your support would be very much appreciated.





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Our Services

We offer many services to support, enable and inspire you to live well and thrive in your local community, including: Information & Advice, Advocacy, Home Care, Day Care, Exercise Classes and Befriending.

Weekly Social Activities

Join our friendly groups and classes which take place at The Round House in Ashington. From Gentle Exercise to Computer Classes to Social Fridays, we have something for everyone!

Get Involved

Get involved and help the older people of Northumberland. If you'd like to get involved, there are lots of things you can do. Whether you want to volunteer, by take part in a fundraising event or make a donation, your help would truly make a difference.

Latest news from Age UK Northumberland

  • The Golden Guide Now Available At The Round House

    Call Age UK Northumberland today to get a copy of the latest edition of this wonderful guide, full of useful information and listings.

    Contact us today for your copy: 01670 784 800 

    The Golden Guide 

  • Pledge your time to help older people

    This spring, pledge your time to become a Befriender on our Friendship Line or at our Social Fridays befriending group. We are recruiting for befrienders to join us for half a day per week to reduce loneliness in Northumberland.

    Find out more 

  • The Friendship Line

    Register with our Befriending Team to receive a weekly phone call from a new friend. We will match you with someone with similar interest to you. At Age UK Northumberland, we're always happy to chat.


    Find out more 

  • What could you do to end loneliness?

    This year, why not sign-up for a personal challenge and help to end loneliness in Northumberland.  All of the funds raised will go towards our Friendship Line and Befriending Services in Northumberland.

    Register today 

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Our quality marks

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