Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy:
Responding in person/phone to a range of queries from older people and
their carers eg. Advising where to obtain a service, what is available.
Providing confidential support and empowerment to older people.
Information Resources: Providing written materials eg. pamphlets and resources eg. videos and books.
Visiting Services: Providing visitors who make
regular visits to socially isolated older people in their homes via Age
Concern Accredited Visiting Service and non-accredited programmes.
Education: Holding education seminars for the public eg. positive ageing, Enduring Power of Attorney, etc.
Social Activities: Holding events that provide social connection between older people eg. drop in centres
Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention Service: Providing confidential support, advocacy and information for people facing elder abuse and neglect.
Exercise/Mobility: Holding exercise programmes in the local community.
Sale or loan of equipment: wheelchairs; scooters, and other adaptive equipment
Representation: Providing representation and advice on older peoples' issues to local influential groups eg. District Councils.
Accredited Visiting Service
Staying Safe: Refresher Courses for Older Drivers
Steady As You Go©