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We’re still here for you

We’d like to reassure you that Age UK Waltham Forest is here to help. Our priority is your wellbeing, and our team are working hard to continue to support residents with Befriending, Shopping Services, Information, Advice and Form Filling

Please note that we are suspending all classes and group activities at present because of the Coronavirus.

Please donate to support our vital services

Age UK Waltham Forest needs your help to support people in need during the coronavirus pandemic. We’re working hard to ensure our vital services can continue for residents of Waltham Forest.

If you can, please help us by making a donation.

Please Donate


Concerned about coronavirus?

There are simple, effective things we can all do to reduce our risk of catching coronavirus or transmitting the virus to other people.

Would you like to help older people during the Coronavirus outbreak?

We have had an amazing response from people offering to volunteer in these challenging times. Thank you.

If you would like to volunteer to assist with telephone befriending or shopping and you already have a valid DBS, please complete this form »

If you do not have a DBS we can do this for you. Please consider volunteering in future in our regular volunteer programme. To find out more, please visit our volunteering page »

We will get back to you, please bear with us during this very busy time.


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Getting help to apply for Universal Credit 

The Citizens Advice Help to Claim service can support you in the early stages of your Universal Credit claim, from the online application, through to support with your application before your first full payment.

It’s a free, independent, confidential and impartial service provided by trained advisers from Citizens Advice. They can help with things like how to gather evidence for your application or how to prepare for your work coach appointment.

Call for free: 

0800 144 8 444 (England) 

08000 241 220 (Wales) 

Get support online or find your nearest face to face service at citizensadvice.org.uk/helptoclaim


 

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