Age UK Leicester Shire and Rutland

East Lansdowne House, 113 Princess Road, Leicester, LE1 7LA

We are a local, registered charity providing a range of services and support to promote the wellbeing of older people, their carers and families across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Much is free at the point of delivery and a competitive rate is charged for others.

Our free services include information and advice including:

  • Help with welfare benefits, housing and property, money matters, health and care and choosing a care home
  • Independent Care Act Advocacy
  • Befriending - home visits/telephone services
  • Activity workshops – men/women in sheds
  • Digital Inclusion groups
  • Support for carers

Our chargeable services include:

  • Day care for the frail, those living with mental health issues including dementia
  • CQC Regulated home care, domestic help and personal care.
  • Lunch clubs
  • Handyman and gardening service

You can also purchase personal alarms, equipment and other aids to support your independence



Advice and support Aids, adaptations and equipment Day care and day services Health and wellbeing Help at home Leisure and recreation Respite and short breaks
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