Age UK Northumberland is a local independent charity working in the community to support older people, their families and carers. We want everyone to be able to love later life.
Who we are
Age UK Northumberland is an independent local charity which provides services for older adults throughout Northumberland. In common with all Age UKs, our central service is free information, advice and advocacy. Other services are designed to meet local needs and currently include: day care and personal care, exercise and falls prevention classes, lunch clubs and day centres.
The Charity was registered with the Charity Commission in 1998. We are a brand partner within the network of 170 Age UKs, each an independent charity working to support local older adults, five larger national charities, Age UK, Age UK Cymru, Age UK Northern Ireland, Age UK Scotland, and Age UK International, provide large-scale services. In addition to information and advice, the national charities run a retail network of 450 shops, fund research programmes and lead our campaigning & awareness raising. Age UK Enterprises, a subsidiary of Age UK, offers a range of FSA-regulated insurance products to help raise vital income for the Charity's wider work.
To contact Age UK Northumberland, please complete our online form or call: 01670 784 800
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Age UK Northumberland
Our vision is to ensure older people enjoy later life in Northumberland. Find out more about our Vision and Values.
Meet The Team
Age UK Northumberland is governed by a Board of local Trustees and day to day operations are led by the Chief Executive and Senior Leadership Team.
Work For Us
We always love to hear from caring and professional people who want to join our team. Could you bring your skills to our team?
On the following page you can access and view the audited accounts for Age UK Northumberland in 2016/2017.
What we do
We give advice
Our advisors offer free information and advice to older people and their families. In 2017/2018 our advisers helped older people to claim over £1.6 million that they were entitled to.
We offer home help
We offer home support services to help with personal care, shopping, cleaning, gardening. and so much more. We are the preferred supplier of Home Care in Ashington, Blyth, Amble...
We provide day care
Our day centres and lunch clubs are part of a range of services that Age UK Northumberland offer to support older people to stay in their own homes and maintain their independence.
We provide activities
Our Head Quarters in Ashington offers a range of facilites and groups, such as a cafe and exercise classes, giving people the opportunity to keep fit, socialise, or learn a new skill.
We are proud to have achieved the Age UK Charity Quality Standard.