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 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 25 July 2022 11:57 AM
Our Newport day centre recently hosted The Granville Boys: three local ex-miners with 87 years’ coalface experience.
Published on 18 July 2022 10:02 AM
Whilst many of us are enjoying this hot weather, older people may need some help during these extreme temperatures.
Published on 11 July 2022 03:00 PM
After 22 years at Mardol Gardens, our charity has moved to new premises in Shrewsbury.
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.