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Our impact

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We want to make the UK a great place to grow older

We believe it’s how things should be and work tirelessly to achieve this.

We campaign with you

We can't wait for care

2.6 million people in England aged over 50 are unable to get care. Help us end the long wait for care.

Domestic abuse

Domestic abuse has no age limit. We're fighting for better services and support.

Our achievements (2022-23)

Most mentioned

In a survey of MPs, Age UK was the charity most mentioned as being at the top of minds as having supported older people during the COVID-19 pandemic

Top charity

In a survey of MPs, Age UK was the top charity mentioned that had impressed MPs as having been effective in our campaigning

Older woman


Read the latest news and views on age and ageing – from analysis of what's hitting the headlines, to the big issues affecting older people.

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Our services and activities

Through national services, such our advice line and Call in Time, to local events and services, we support those most in need.

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We offer support through our free advice line on 0800 678 1602. Lines are open 8am-7pm, 365 days a year. We also have specialist advisers at over 120 local Age UKs.

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