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Age UK Carlisle and Eden

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Mission Statement

Age Concern Carlisle & Eden seeks to promote the contributions older people make to society and to promote their interests, by working with and for older people in Carlisle & Eden to help make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.

We hold the advice quality standards mark.

Client Range

Our client range is people over 50 or their family or carers

Where are we?

We have two main offices, both of which are fully accessible:

20 Spencer Street

Carlisle

CA1 1BG

Telephone 01228 536673

 

The Resource Centre

Sandgate

Penrith

CA11 7TP

Telephone 01768 863618

Fax 01768 863792

Website Details

http://ageuk.org.uk/carlisleandeden/

 

Services we provide

• We offer Information & Advice on all categories but tend to deal specifically on welfare benefits, community care and housing options.

• Opportunities to socialize – through our Day Care Centres, Lunch Clubs and Home Day Care

• Advice & help to obtain benefits – through our Benefits Service

• Hire of mobility scooters and wheelchairs – through our Shopmobility Scheme

• Hire of a respite care facility

• Charity Shops

• Insurance related products and services

• We offer office appointments or home visits

 

Geographical area covered

We cover the area governed by Carlisle City Council and Eden District Council, stretching from the Scottish border in the North down to just below Tebay in the South. In the West we cover Burgh by Sands, (but not Thursby, Wigton & Threlkeld) and in the East we cover Brampton, Alston & Kirby Stephen.

 

How to refer to this organisation

Please telephone or call into one of the above offices during the opening hours of  9.30am to 4.00pm., Monday to Friday.   Outside office hours we can be contacted via our 24 hour answerphone.

Visit the website http://ageuk.org.uk/carlisleandeden/ or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

We also have bases in Alston, Shap, Appleby and Kirkby Stephen and our Shopmobility Scheme is run from Penrith.