Age UK

Age UK

A UK charity that supports people over 50, ensuring that they get the most from life by providing essential services (e.g., day care and information), campaigning on issues such as age discrimination and pensions, and working to influence public opinion and government policy about older people.
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A spokesperson for Age UK Newcastle said: "We are exploring Age UK Newcastle's options including a full review of our services.
A COVENTRY pub joined forces with Age UK to host a Christmas feast over the festive season.
We certainly have some exciting projects within Age UK Wirral to keep us busy and make sure there is something for everyone to do.
Separate research published recently by Age UK North of Tyne & Gateshead found that more than 35,000 older people in this region feel lonelier over the festive period.
Volunteers in the Age UK Norton shop will be on hand to receive bags of donations, with the goal of reaching 100,000 bags of goods in just two weeks.
It has been supported by Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees and the idea behind its name is that people are leaving hospital and regaining their 'liberty' (Libby-Bertie).
6 Fiona, you were right to highlight Age UK's Winter Warmth campaign last week.
THE Charity Commission is looking at "any action that might be necessary" following claims that Age UK has been promoting expensive energy tariffs to the elderly in exchange for cash.
Each child in Year 5 has been given PS5 and they will use this investment to buy ingredients or prizes for their money-making scheme and then see how much they can make it grow in four weeks - all in aid of Age UK Solihull.
Thirty six year old Carl decided to run the race to raise money for Age UK, the new force joining Age Concern and Help the Aged, who provides a voice for over 14 million people in later life.
THE Age UK Guaranteed Funeral Plan allows you to pre-pay your funeral expenses at today's prices, ensuring that your loved ones won't have to pay a large bill when the time comes.
This attack on women has incensed an Age UK spokesman said: "This makes it very difficult for women to plan for their retirement, particularly as those affected have already seen their pension age increase from 60 under previous legislation.
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