We're a local 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 Shropshire Telford & Wrekin is an independent local charity. We've been working in the local community to help older people for 70 years. We have over 50 dedicated staff and over 800 volunteers helping us to deliver services and activities for older people in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin.
Where you can find us
We have offices in Shrewsbury, Wellington and Ludlow and we have a charity shop in Wellington.
How we are funded
We rely on your support to keep serving the community. We are supported by donations from the public, income from our charity shop, and some charitable grants.
What we do
Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin is working with SAND (Safe Ageing No Discrimination) to EMBRACE A Culture of Inclusion in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin.
Meet our people
Published on 15 June 2021 03:01 PM
Help at Home has been running for almost 20 years, helping older people maintain their independence in their own homes.
Published on 07 June 2021 12:45 PM
Later this month one of our volunteers and a member of staff will be setting off on the cycle ride of their lives.
Published on 07 June 2021 10:00 AM
Information about our services and the steps we’re taking to support local older people during the coronavirus pandemic.
You can view or download copies of some of our policies here. Please contact us if you want to see any of our other policies.
Our quality marks
Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin has achieved the Age UK Charity Quality Standard (CQS). The CQS is externally assessed by quality assessment experts, SGS.