Age UK Waltham Forest

Age UK Waltham Forest

Charity information

Age UK Waltham Forest

Our mission is to promote the wellbeing of older adults and to help make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.

We are an independent charity, which, though part of the Age UK Federation, is responsible for its own income generation and governance. We currently provide Befriending, Exercise Classes, Digital Inclusion Activities and Information and Advice Services.

Founded 1982

  • Mission statement

    Mission Statement
    The mission of Age UK Waltham Forest is to promote the well being and independence of older people to help make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience and to improve the quality of life for older people in Waltham Forest.

    To provide older people in Waltham Forest with a range of direct services which support and enhance those provided by Statutory Agencies and by the Waltham Forest Older People’s Voluntary Sector Partnership and promote the interests of older people to the benefit of Waltham Forest residents

    To campaign for the rights of older people

    To participate in and influence joint planning with statutory authorities and non-governmental organisations

    Age UK Waltham Forest is an Organisation Member within the Age UK Federation. Age UK Waltham Forest is an Equal Opportunity Organisation.

  • Aims

    Age UK Waltham Forest aims to:

    • Deliver trusted information and advice to local older people particularly in regards to assistance with form filling and pension claims
    • Provide practical services to help people stay independent at home.
    • Support our local community in Waltham Forest and create local opportunities for people to have fun and stay well
    • Campaign for change to ensure people in later life are equal citizens with equal rights
  • Overview

    Established: June 1982

    Registered Charity Number: 1048212

    Board members: 8

    Part time staff: 5

    Volunteers: 120

    Phone number: 0208 558 5512

    Address: 58 Hall Lane E4 8EU

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