About Age UK West Sussex

Our vision: A world in which older people flourish.

Our mission: To improve the lives of older people in West Sussex.

Organisation: We are a charity and a social enterprise driven by the needs and aspirations of people in later life.

Our Name: We share the vision and the mission with a federation of organisations nationwide and with Age UK the largest organisation working for older people in the UK. We are a Brand Partner with Age UK

Registered charity

Age UK West Sussex is a registered charity and a company linked by guarantee. We are managed by a Board of Trustees chaired by John Dixon, supported by nominated members from local councils and Age UK England. The board can be contacted via the office in Littlehampton.

Registered charity number 1086323. Company number 4146487.

There is a substantial staff team headed by Diane Henderson, Chief Executive.

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Executive board members

John Dixon - Chair
Joe Ashton
Len Barnett - Chair of AWS Trading Co.
Dennis Goodwin
Robert Page
Dave Turner
Julie Tidbury
George Moise
Andrew Machin
David Griffiths


Senior management team

Diane Henderson – Chief Executive (Co. Sec.)
Lynda Ryan – Head of Community Services
Ray Kaveney – Head of Finance
Tamsen Harward - Head of Development and Marketing
Gary Hardley - Head of Community Activities

Complaints procedure

Find out how to make a complaint to Age UK West Sussex

Head office

Our head office is in Littlehampton.

Age UK West Sussex
Suite 2, First Floor
Anchor Springs
BN17 6BP

Telephone: 01903 731 800
Email: admin@ageukwestsussex.org.uk