Introduction

Introduction

Organisation Name
Age UK South Gloucestershire
Description

Age UK South Gloucestershire supports people over the age of 50 to receive the encouragement, opportunity and, where necessary, the care they need to make later life as fulfilling as it should be.

Age UK South Gloucestershire provides many services including:

* Information and Advice on a variety of subjects including housing options, health, and local services.
* Activity Day Club centres in Filton and Kingswood
* Register of vetted trades persons
* Insurance Services (Normally 9:15-12:30 Monday - Friday)
* Befriending Service- linking volunteer visitors with people who find themselves lonely and in need of a weekly home visit.
* Information and Advice Benefits support where we visit a client in their own home and check to see if they are entitled to benefit
* A nail cutting service is available at 7 different venues in South Gloucestershire
* Drop in information and advice at the Age UK Kingswood Charity Shop, 85 Regents Street, on Fridays 9:30-1pm

Organisation Type
Registered Charity
Alternative names
Formerly Age Concern South Glos
This organisation provides support around
Personal Health Services Socialising / Out and About Emotional Support Living, Learning, Working Home Maintenance, Adaptation & Housing
This organisation provides support for
Older People
Regions
South Gloucestershire
Is there a cost for these services?
Yes
Cost information

Nail Cutting and Activity Day Club are charged for services, please contact us for more information.

How can people access this service?
Telephone
Business Hours
MondayFrom 09:30To 16:00
TuesdayFrom 09:30To 16:00
WednesdayFrom 09:30To 16:00
ThursdayFrom 09:30To 16:00
FridayFrom 09:30To 16:00
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED
Out of hours answer machine

Primary Organisation Details

Primary Address Details

Address 1
67 High Street
Town
Thornbury
County
South Gloucestershire
Postcode
BS35 2AW

Organisation Contact Methods

Telephone

Venue Address Details

Contact Details

Contact Name
Sandra Day
Job title / Position
Office Manager

Services

Service Descriptions

Services Available to People at Home

Befriending, outreach benefits check.

Keywords

benefits befriending friendship money day care centre information tradespeople plumber builder gardener electrician cleaner insurance home car travel mobility aids age old dementia

Helpline

Helpline service?

Helpline Details

Name
Age UK Advice Line
Description

Age UK Advice is a free, confidential, national phone service for older people, their families, friends, carers and professionals. We have a team of expert advisers who will give you information that is reliable and up-to-date.
Our team are trained to identify the information that will best answer your questions. If we can’t help, we will direct you to the best place to go for further support and advice.

Telephone number
Freephone number?
Will calls I make to this helpline show on my bill?
No

Accessibility

Internal Access

If so, how many?
13

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