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Our aim is to ensure that we can continue to support older people in Wolverhampton

Find out how you can help us - volunteer, donate or remember us in your will

Bank Holiday 27 May

We are closed for the bank holiday on Monday 27th of May, but will reopen on Tuesday 28th May.

Our 2024-2025 version of Word Of Mouth is now available to download.

PLEASE NOTE: Free hard copies of the brochure are available for collection from our office Mon - Thurs. Please call to arrange collection 01902 572060 or download a copy from the link below:

Download a copy here!

 

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01902 572 060 01902 572 060

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Meet and Greet

Our Development Officers are now providing 'Meet and Greet' sessions throughout Wolverhampton. You can meet Emily and Michelle at 12.30pm prior to our monthly discos starting, at Wednesfield, Penn, and the Red Lion, Bilston.

Leaflet - New for May 2024

Our latest Age UK Wolverhampton leaflet - a handy guide to our activities and services.

Our Services

  • Information and Advice

    Age UK Wolverhampton offers a free confidential information and advice service for people aged 50 and over, their families and carers.

  • Telephone Support

    Telephone support is a free service delivered by volunteers, offering older people and carers a weekly supportive telephone call.

  • Social Activities

    Age UK Wolverhampton offer a range of social activities, from Art and Crafts, Knit and Natter, Friendship Clubs to Daytime Discos, a warm welcome awaits you.

  • Newsletter

    Our new e-newsletter will help to keep you up to date with all things happening within Age UK Wolverhampton and the City of Wolverhampton.

  • Home Help Service

    Home help service available for individuals/couples aged 50+ living in Wolverhampton.

  • Comfort Dolls for Dementia

    Comfort Dolls are provided free to dementia patients by Age UK Wolverhampton. They can have a major therapeutic effect for patients, and are greatly appreciated by patients, their families and carers.

  • Handyperson

    Our experienced and friendly handyperson can help with many jobs around your home

  • Word of Mouth Traders List

    A list of contractors and service providers compiled by Age UK Wolverhampton and Wolverhampton Trading Standards.

Useful Links

Lottery

Age UK Wolverhampton Lottery

 

 

By playing our lottery you can help Age UK Wolverhampton to continue to support people over 50 who live in the Wolverhampton area, whilst also having the chance to win up to £25,000.

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Our Activities

  • Friendship Clubs

    Our Friendship Clubs are for people overe 50 who are looking for an opportunity to socialise. They are held Monday-Thursday by our wonderful volunteers. 

  • Craft Club

    Are you over 50 and interested in knitting/sewing?
    If so why not come along to our Craft Club? You may want to share your skills by helping to make comfort dolls, alternatively you may wish to bring your own work with you. 

  • Knit and Natter Group

    Making new friends and developing your creative skills.

    Tapri Coffee Shop, Mander Centre WV1 3NH Monday and Friday 11am - 12.30pm 

     

  • Tai Chi Classes

    Tai Chi classes held on Wednesdays at All Saints Church and new venue from 6th September - The Institute, Tettenhall Wood. Beginners classes, to help with relaxation and improvement of flexibiity, posture and balance and stamina/cardiovascular health.

     


DON'T MISS OUT - SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY PRICE OF £3 PER PERSON - PAY AT THE DOOR

COME JOIN THE PARTY!

  • Hear your favourite music from the 50s, 60s 70s and a 'sprinkling' of 80s.
  • Make new friends.
  • Dance away the afternoon like you're 21 again.
  • Bar

Now held monthly at:

  • The Conservative Club, Wednesfield (from April 2024  - 2 discos per month)
  • Penn Bowling Club
  • The Royal British Legion, Lanesfield 
  • The Red Lion Pub, Bilston Road

Find out more

Benefits Calculator

What are you entitled to? With rises in the cost of living, we know that lots of people are struggling. There is help available. Age UK's Benefits Calculator can help you find out which benefits you could be entitled to. It's free to use and the details you provide are kept anonymous.

The Silver Line Helpline - call free on 0800 4 70 80 90

The Silver Line Helpline run by Age UK is a free, confidential telephone service for older people, providing friendship, conversation and support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Samaritans - Call Free - Day or Night

There for you if you're having a difficult time or worried about someone else.

Our quality marks

Age UK Wolverhampton has achieved the Age UK Charity Quality Standard (CQS).  The CQS is externally assessed by quality assessment experts, SGS.

Age UK I&A Quality Assured Logo

Age UK Wolverhampton is proud to have successfully met the benchmarks of all elements of the Age UK I&A Quality Programme (IAQP).

Age UK Wolverhampton is proud to have successfully completed the Service Management Review and Quality of Advice Assessment elements of the Age UK I&A Quality Programme and has achieved the Advice Quality Standard.