What does it do?The services we provide
Information and Advice:
A wide range of information is available by telephone or from our Information Centre in Beverley.
A weekly information service is also provided in Cottingham at the Methodist Church every Friday between 10am and 11.30am
Fix It Team: Home maintenance and gardening services
For just £10 per hour one of Age Concern's fully police checked Handypersons will come out to tidy your garden, decorate, help you with small repairs and even clear your loft and help you pack or unpack on moving home. This is not just a one off service – you can book members of the team as often as you wish.
A telephone Befriending Service is provided for carers and older people.
Apply to join our internet shoppers group and we will do all your shopping for you online, which will then be delivered direct to your home.
Library IT Training
Training session on the use of computers and IT.
We support community groups to run drop-ins and help new groups get off the ground as well organising one off events to promote the goods and services that are available to people over 50.
Car, At home, etc
Who it is for: At Age Concern East Riding of Yorkshire we provide services directly and also link people to the services available from other agencies.
Where it is available:Local service covering: East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston upon Hull (East Riding of Yorkshire).
How to access or apply for it:
See contact details above
Home maintenance, Socialising, Legal & financial, Home help, Information & options appraisal, Companionship /befriending, Insurance, Housing options appraisal, Information, Signposting / gateway service, Care options appraisal
Info last updated:17/10/2012.