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 69 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 two charity shops: one in Oswestry and one 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 shops, 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 11 January 2021 10:00 AM
Where to get advice regarding coronavirus (COVID-19).
Published on 06 January 2021 09:00 AM
Information about our services and the steps we’re taking to support local older people during the coronavirus pandemic.
Published on 22 December 2020 12:34 PM
Day centre volunteers in St Georges organised a treat for their members last week by delivering them Christmas hampers.
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.