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Age UK Wakefield District offers lots of services for older people and their carers.

We pride ourselves on the quality of all that we do, making sure that standards of professional delivery are maintained at all times by both staff and volunteers.

We believe that by listening to the needs of people who use our services and by working together as a team, we are able to deliver services that respond directly to local need.

We are always interested to hear if you can think of ways for us to improve the delivery of our services or if you can see ways for us to develop what we do.

Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

During these difficult times, we have adapted our services to meet the new challenges faced by individuals due to coronavirus. Some services remain unaffected and our staff will continue to deliver these services safely.  Some services have been adapted to continue remotely, mainly by phone.  All our services operate to COVID-secure standards. If you need further information please contact our Single Point of Contact on 01977 552114

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) - 2 New Services

Our Main Services

  • Advocacy Service

    The Advocacy Service is free and independent and aims to support older people to make informed decisions about their life, often at critical times.

    Advocacy Service 

  • Befriending

    The Befriending Service provides volunteer Befrienders to isolated older people throughout the whole of the Wakefield District.


  • Connecting Care

    Centred around the needs of people and their carers, local leaders have pooled resources, built multi-professional teams known as Connecting Care Hubs 

    Connecting Care 

  • Getting Connected

    Digital Inclusion aims to help over 50's gain confidence using the internet through computer tablet loan and digital support


    Digital Inclusion 

Contact us

If you would like to talk to a member of our team about any of our services, activities or volunteering