HelpAge International

HelpAge International

Charity information

HelpAge International

HelpAge International helps older people claim their rights, challenge discrimination and overcome poverty, so that they can lead dignified, secure, active and healthy lives

Founded 1983

  • Mission statement

    We work with our partners to ensure that people everywhere understand how much older people contribute to society and that they must enjoy their right to healthcare, social services and economic and physical security.

  • Aims

    HelpAge International aims to:

    • To enable older people to actively participate in and be better supportedduring emergency and recovery situations.
    • To enable older men and women and those they support to access quality health, HIV/AIDs and care services.
    • To enable older men and women to accesssecure incomes.
    • To support a growing global network of organisations to improve their work with and for older men and women.
    • To build global and local movements that enable older people to challenge age discrimination and claim their rights.
  • Overview

    Established: November 1983

    Registered Charity Number: 288180

    Board members: 13

    Phone number: 020 7278 7778

    Address: HelpAge International, 3rd Floor, Tavis House, 1-6 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9NA

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