Age Uk Croydon

Age Uk Croydon

Charity information

Age Uk Croydon

As a caring organisation we are committed to the effective promotion and delivery of good quality services and projects to enable people to get the most from later life.

We influence policy and practice and change views about ageing in order to create greater understanding about the needs of older people.

Our services include befriending, promoting healthier lifestyles, personal safety and preventing falls, home services and home from hospital reablement.

Founded 2000

  • Mission statement

    Age UK Croydon aims to ensure that the needs of all older people are best met and to promote an understanding of their contribution, independence, dignity and status within the London Borough of Croydon.

    CARING

    We act with understanding, sensitivity and respect in our dealings with older people and with each other. Expectations of confidentiality and equal opportunity flow from this, together with our commitment to involve users.

    EFFECTIVENESS

    We make good use of available resources to achieve our purpose to make a positive difference in the lives of older people.

    ENABLING

    We help older people to achieve for themselves what they want in their lives, by working alongside them in the pursuit of their own objectives.

    INNOVATION

    We strive to identify new and changing needs and to look for novel and creative ways to address them.

  • Aims

    Age Uk Croydon aims to:

    • Caring We act with understanding, sensitivity and respect in our dealings with older people and with each other.
    • Effectiveness We make good use of available resources to achieve our purpose to make a positive difference in the lives of older people.
    • Enabling We help older people to achieve for themselves what they want in their lives, by working alongside them in the pursuit of their own objectives.
    • Innovation We strive to identify new and changing needs and to look for novel and creative ways to address them.
  • Overview

    Established: February 2000

    Registered Charity Number: 1081013

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 11

    Part time staff: 49

    Volunteers: 100

    Phone number: 020 8683 7111

    Address: 81 Brigstock Road Thornton Heath CR7 7JH

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