Age UK Buckinghamshire
Public phone: 01296 431 911
Website URL: http://www.ageukbucks.org.uk
Service offered: We offer a range of services for older people in Buckinghamshire, aimed at supporting them achieve and maintain their independence. We have a number of free services: Our Information and Advice line offers free and impartial advice on all issues concerning older people, their families and carers. Our Befriending Service aims to help prevent social isolation by matching trained volunteers with older people and offering weekly social contact. The Welfare Benefits Service supports older people in Bucks with claiming key benefits such as Attendance Allowance and ensuring they are in receipt of all the benefits they are entitled to. We also have some chargeable services that are aimed at supporting older people to live independently, by offering trusted agents over a number of services: Help in the Home (Cleaning & Ironing), Toe nail cutting, Hairdressing, Computer training, Handyperson and Gardening.
Target group: Older people (60+) and their families.
Area served: The county of Buckinghamshire excluding Milton Keynes
How to contact: Drop In ( Please note, this facility is just restarting after the Covid pandemic and depends on staff availability), office by appointment, phone (01296 431911), email or write. Open Monday to Friday 9.30am - 2.30pm
Monday: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Tuesday: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Wednesday: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Thursday: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Friday: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking available. Ramped entrance.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1139423
Year established: 1945
Public transport: Aylesbury train station - 30 minutes walk. Buses 3, 9.
Record last checked: 19 August 2021