Age UK Dacorum
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
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
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
Established: November 1984
Registered Charity Number: 1098150
Full time staff: 1
Part time staff: 27
Phone number: 01442 259049
Address: Half Moon Yard HP1 3AEView charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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