Age UK Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

Age UK Cambridgeshire and Peterborough provides a range of services and support for older people.

These include:

  • information and rights-based advice on a wide range of subjects;
  • weekly visiting scheme offering friendship and support to older people who are lonely or isolated;
  • day centres providing an opportunity to socialise out of the house, enjoy activities and entertainment, and have a hot meal;
  • home help service offering help with domestic chores;
  • community wardens who call daily to check on people, provide reassurance and enable them to continue living in their own home; and
  • a gardening service for people in Cambridgeshire, South Cambridgeshire and Fenland.

It also provides the Cambridgeshire Handyperson Service.

Tel: 0300 666 9860


Factsheets on a variety of subjects are available free of charge from the national advice line.

Tel: 0800 648 1174 – lines are open 365 days a year, 8.00am to 7.00pm.