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Age Action Alliance

Network of organisations working together to improve the lives of older people. AgeActAlliance

Age Connects Wales

A social enterprise made up of six local, independent Age Connects organisations with experience supporting older people and their carers in Wales.

Age Exchange

Overview on an internationally recognized specialist in all areas of reminiscence, including theatre, publishing, exhibitions, and training workshops.

Age Space

Contains advice, blogs, features and support links for those caring for an elderly parent.

Age UK

Charity works with and for older people providing information about consumer issues, health, housing, income, leisure and travel.

All Party Parliamentary Group for Ageing and Older People

Works to engage with the political and legislative issues before parliament affecting people in later life. The group covers a wide range of issues from housing and transport to health and social care.

Campaign to End Loneliness

Campaign run by four charities, aiming to help reduce the loneliness felt by many older people. Offers information on how to help on many different levels and provides resources and research about working with and for older people.

Care Directions

Offers information about care and rights services for older people.

The Cinnamon Trust

National charity for the elderly and the terminally ill, and their pets; offers a range of specialist services designed to preserve the relationship between owners and their pets.

Contact the Elderly

National charity dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people; describes their schemes, with contacts and details of local projects. https://www.facebook.com/contactteas contact_teas

DirectGov: Pensions and Retirement Planning

Official government advice on pensions, retirement and concessions and services available to older people.

Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC)

A national charity that helps older people make informed choices about meeting their housing and care needs. Provides a guide to their advice and services, with contacts.

Elderly Aids Advice

Offering elderly advice and tips on mobility, daily living aids and providing product advice for elderly people.

High 50

Community and lifestyle site for the over 50s, focusing on wellbeing, relationships, travel, sports, recreation, shopping and culture.

I'DGO - Inclusive Design for Getting Outdoors

A research project focused on identifying effective ways of shaping outdoor environments inclusively to meet the needs of older people; describes their projects and offers a library of design resources.

Independent Age

Charity which provides information and advice, practical help and emergency financial aid to older people on very low incomes, as well as helping them to socialise. Offers information on how the charity works and how to help or volunteer. IndependentAge

International Society for the Study of the Aging Male

Formed and incorporated in the United Kingdom in 1997 with the objective of promoting research, study and education on all matters relating to men's health after the age of 30.

Isolation Week

Follows the experiences of a group of volunteers as they live for a week in isolation, attempting to highlight the loneliness faced by many elderly people.

Mature Times

Free monthly newspaper and online magazine specifically for the over 50's market, it is a campaigning paper also containing editorial on lifestyle issues.

Men's Sheds Cymru

Supports the growth, and development of existing and new Men's Sheds across Wales. Supporting communities to develop, reducing social isolation, and the encouragement of recreational activities for mental, physical and emotional wellbeing. https://www.facebook.com/Mens-Sheds-Cymru-1513156845639544/

My Ageing Parent

Provides information to deal with the issues of ageing parents and enhance their lives. https://www.facebook.com/myageingparent myageingparent

The National Association of Retired Fire Fighters

Campaigns to improve conditions for former firefighters and Fire Service widows and families. Offers details of membership and benefits, with contacts.

National Association of Retired Police Officers

A member organisation representing retired police officers of all ranks and police widows in England and Wales; with details of membership and benefits, local branches, news, and contacts.

National Pensioners Convention

Promotes the welfare and interests of all pensioners; includes a guide to their campaigns and lobbying activities, events, publications, and how to get involved.

Penderels Trust

Offers advice, guidance and practical solutions to enable people with disabilities and older people to live independently in their own homes.

RECOOP

Promotes the resettlement and care of older ex-offenders and prisoners. RECOOP_UK

The Relatives & Residents Association

Support, inform and campaign on behalf of older people in care.

Retired Police Officers' Association Scotland

Offers a profile, with details of membership, services, news, resources, and contacts.

Right Care

Offers information and advice on finding long term care solutions from SOLLA accredited financial advisers.

Royal Voluntary Servic

Formerly WRVS, Royal Voluntary Service is a charity that works with volunteers to improve the lives of older people. https://www.facebook.com/royalvoluntaryservice RoyalVolService

RSVP - Retired and Senior Volunteer Programme

Nationwide programme which encourages people over the age of 50 to become active volunteers. Includes FAQ and details of the kinds of things volunteers can do.

Senior Railcard

Senior Citizen Railcards provide 30% fare-reductions (not at peak hours) for over 60’s.

The Silver Line

Free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people. https://www.facebook.com/thesilverlineuk

Silver Travel Advisor

Travel advice, information and reviews site for the over 50s. https://www.facebook.com/SilverTravelAdvisor SilverTravelAd

TimeFinders Ltd

Providing practical and emotional support for older people and their families in changing circumstances.

UBS - The Universal Beneficent Society

A national charity, founded in 1857 by Charles Dickens and other philanthropists; now focuses its activities on helping people aged 65 years and over who are lonely and/or living in financial difficulty.

When They Get Older

Offering resources, support and advice for adult children looking after elderly parents.

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