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Bags of Support 2020

On 1st October 2020 we are celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the International Day of Older Persons by launching our Bags of Support. This year has been a difficult and challenging time for us all and in particular for older people. Our Bags of Support have been designed to help provide comfort and reassurance to those who may be vulnerable or needing a little bit of extra support during the pandemic. We are still here for you whatever you are facing. For support, contact us on: 01903 731 800

Donate Your Coffee!

To celebrate International Coffee Appreciation Day, why not donate the price of your usual coffee to help local older people...

Connect Magazine

The October issue of Connect Magazine is available now to read online or download.

Get the latest information about our services and how we may be able to help you or someone you know. Plus find out what's been happening across West Sussex, Horsham District and Brighton & Hove, including our including our Bags of Support Launch.


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Coronavirus Pandemic – We are still here for you!

As a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic, all existing social and activity groups run by the charity have been put on hold until further notice but we have adapted the way we work so we can continue to be there when you need us. We are offering:

  • Information and Advice
  • Telephone befriending
  • Doorstep Deliveries
  • Welfare and Safety Support
  • Wellbeing advice.

If you’d like to access any of the services above, or you’re worried about an older friend or family member at this time, please call us on 01903 731800 or email

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We offer free, confidential advice through our information and advice service. If you need to know about social care, housing, scams or legal issues call us free between 10am-2pm every weekday.

Activity centres

Our social clubs are a great place to have fun and build friendships. With theme nights, keep fit classes for seniors, hobby groups and even a gym, there's something for everyone.

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Age UK West Sussex Services by town, district and borough

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