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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

We are taking the necessary immediate and longer-term steps to support and protect residents, staff and partners. Our focus is on keeping critical services running, particularly those supporting vulnerable people.

Find out more about the support and guidance available, and any changes to our services.

Advice and support on Coronavirus (Covid-19) 

Age UK Leicester Shire and Rutland

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, personal care and personal assistants
  • Lunch clubs
  • Handyman and gardening service

You can also purchase personal alarms, equipment and other aids to support your independence https://www.ageuk.org.uk/products/mobility-and-independence-at-home/pers....

 

 

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