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
Blaby , Charnwood , Harborough , Hinckley and Bosworth , Leicester , Melton , North West Leicestershire , Oadby and Wigston , Rutland