The Independent Living Centre can be found on Oxford Street, in Workington. 

We have the product for you

A full range of daily living aids and equipment is available at the Independent Living Centre including:

  • Mobility Aids
  • Rest and Relaxation
  • Around the Home and Outside
  • Personal and Home safety
  • Eating and Drinking
  • In the Kitchen
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Dressing and Grooming
  • In the Bathroom
  • Toileting and Personal Care
  • Fitness and Leisure

Try before you buy

Come and view our products in a simulated room setting and try before you buy.

Dementia-friendly Environment

At the Independent Living Centre we supply aids to help people with dementia to make sense of their environment and be as independent as possible, including:

  • Signage to help identify different rooms and locations
  • Plain, deep-coloured crockery
  • Deep coloured toilet seats and handrails
  • Orientation boards as a memory aid to support daily routine

Telecare products

We can also make referrals to Adult Social Care for a range of telecare products displayed in the centre including:

  • Personal alarms
  • Bed, pillow and floor sensors
  • Careline units

                              The independent living centre at St michaels.

Contact Us:

Tel: 01900 844670



If you appreciate our services, or have any concerns we would like to hear from you. You can ask for a copy of our ‘Comments, Compliments or Complaints’ Form at your local Age UK office. Age UK West Cumbria welcomes diversity in our workforce and our services.


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