Welcome to Age UK RBH
We are here for over 2.5 million older people who feel they have no one to turn to for help and support. Will you help us be there?
We want you!
Our Wanstead Activity Centre, located at 2 Grove Park, is for local older people and needs volunteers aged 18 plus, for front-of-house and back-kitchen help.
The many benefits, include out-of-pocket expenses plus a free, freshly cooked lunch!
From Monday 11th December 2023, clients can now book an appointment to have toe nails trimmed at our Wanstead Activity Centre as well as our Ilford office.
Do you need help with your phone or tablet?
Please pop in to the Age UK Wanstead Activity Centre, 2 Grove Park, Wanstead, during November, for our pop up digital support session
Available to Redbridge residents over the age of 55.
Age UK Redbridge, Barking and Havering are delighted to offer our older community a new Gardening Service.
Available for the over 50’s, we have partnered up with an experienced Gardener who will be able to offer basic services for our clients, all year round.
Digital Champions is an exciting new programme from Age UK, Redbridge, Barking and Havering. It aims to provide local older people with the technology, skills and confidence, to be able to use devices (such as tablets, smart phones and computers), to browse the internet and get the most from digital services.
Introducing free Strength and Balance Classes and a new class starting at Wanstead Activity Centre in June.
Great News! We are delighted to inform you that we have secured further funding for our very popular, and important, strength and balance classes for Redbridge. Do please look at our flyer of available classes. New participants will need to register with us and complete a health questionnaire before attending so do please get in touch with us as soon as possible as places are limited.
We offer a wide range of home support, including assistance with bathing and showering, help with cleaning, shopping, pension collection and bills, and much more!
Our quality marks
Age UK Redbridge, Barking & Havering has achieved the Age UK Charity Quality Standard (CQS). The CQS is externally assessed by quality assessment experts, SGS.
Main Switchboard - Technical Issues
We are currently experiencing some technical issues with our main switchboard where callers wanting to leave a message are being told that the our mailbox is full, however when we check messages there are none on the system. We are working with our telephone provider to get this issue resolved as soon as possible. We do apologise for the inconvenience. We hope to get the issue resolved as soon as possible.