AGE UK MID DEVON

AGE UK MID DEVON

Charity information

AGE UK MID DEVON

Our mission statement

• We aim to improve the quality of life older people and their carers
• We seek to ensure that they maintain their self respect and independence and enjoy freedom of choice and equal opportunities
• We work locally with older people and provide information, education and services
• We aim to raise awareness of older people’s issues and influence policy at local level and, through Age Concern the federation, at regional and national levels

Our principles

• We want to do work with and for older people that:
 Promotes independence
 Promotes self help
 Promotes healthy living
 Is educational
• We want to work within an equal opportunities framework
• We want to provide services for people who are often excluded because they are seen to have “low care” needs
• We want to work in partnership with statutory, voluntary and community organisations
• We want to campaign for better services

Founded 1988

  • Advocacy and Information and Advice

    We recruit and train volunteers to support older people who are unable to speak for thems... More