Age UK - South Lakeland
17 Finkle Street
Public phone: 01539 728 180 helpline
Website URL: http://www.ageuk.org.uk/southlakeland/
Service offered: Range of services for older people and their carers. Advice and advocacy, particularly around welfare benefits. Day care for physically frail older people. Advocacy for people considering nursing or residential care. Lunch clubs. Shopping clubs. Foot care. Winter warmth campaign. Men in sheds project to engage men aged 50+ in activities around making and repairing items.
Target group: Older people (50+) and their families and carers.
Area served: South Lakeland - Kendal, Ulverston, Windermere and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Drop-in, phone, email or write.
Monday: 9.30am - 4pm
Tuesday: 9.30am - 4pm
Wednesday: 9.30am - 4pm
Thursday: 9.30am - 4pm
Friday: 9.30am - 4pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Level entrance. Lift. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1141415
Year established: 1978
Staffing: 10 full time staff, 18 part time and 253 volunteers.
Public transport: Kendal train station - 15 minutes walk, bus station - 10 minutes walk.
Record last checked: 22 November 2016