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
Meet our people
Published on 28 November 2019 02:56 PM
Our day centres provide local older people with a vital social lifeline and sometimes, wonderful friendships emerge.
Published on 26 November 2019 04:35 PM
Next time you pop to the supermarket, keep an eye out for innocent’s be-hatted bottles, part of the Big Knit campaign.
Published on 25 November 2019 12:23 PM
We’re inviting older people to our TEC Hub in Shrewsbury this festive season to try out new technology for the home.
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.