Age UK Dacorum

Age UK Dacorum

Charity information

Age UK Dacorum

To support older people and their carers by providing a range of services to assist them to remain independent and retain their dignity

Founded 1984

  • Mission statement

    Age UK Dacorum is a local charity which works to promote the well being of all older people and to help make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience. We aim to safeguard the rights of older people, support their active involvement as citizens and seek the fulfilment of their aspirations. We deliver high quality services and information accessible to all older people in Dacorum.

    To achieve this mission we involve older people directly in defining needs, determining priorities and exerting control over the decisions which affect their lives.

    We currently provide the following services: 11 Active Living Clubs, a Befriending & Telephone Service, a Hospital Discharge support scheme, a Handy Person scheme and a Carer's Suport scheme.

    Our values are to be: caring; effective; enabling; influencing and innovative

  • Aims

    Age UK Dacorum aims to:

    • To enable older people and their carers to remain independent and lead fulfilling and enjoyable lives in their later years
  • Overview

    Established: November 1984

    Registered Charity Number: 1098150

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 27

    Volunteers: 200

    Phone number: 01442 259049

    Address: Half Moon Yard HP1 3AE

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • Handy Person Project

    To provide a handyperson service to older people living alone/unable to take care of small... More