Age Action Alliance
Network of organisations working together to improve the lives of older people.
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.
Overview on an internationally recognized specialist in all areas of reminiscence, including theatre, publishing, exhibitions, and training workshops.
Contains advice, blogs, features and support links for those caring for an elderly parent.
Charity works with and for older people providing information about consumer issues, health, housing, income, leisure and travel.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
My Ageing Parent
Provides information to deal with the issues of ageing parents and enhance their lives.
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.
Offers advice, guidance and practical solutions to enable people with disabilities and older people to live independently in their own homes.
Promotes the resettlement and care of older ex-offenders and prisoners.
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.
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.
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.