Age Connects Cardiff and the Vale

Unit 4 Cleeve House, Lambourne Crescent, Llanishen, Cardiff, CF14 5GP
Telephone: 029 2068 3604 (see below for numbers for specific services)
email: info@ageconnectscardiff.org.uk
Website: www.ageconnectscardiff.org.uk

Age Connects Cardiff and the Vale will help and support older people, especially those who are vulnerable, isolated and in poverty.

The charity’s aims are to:

  • Enable older people to secure and uphold their rights at times when they may be vulnerable.
  • Provide independent, accurate and up to date information.
  • Provide a wide range of information and a variety of services through volunteers.
  • Recruit, train, support and supervise volunteers.
  • Provide support for older people to remain living in their home of choice for as long as they wish.
  • Provide health and wellbeing through the delivery of a range of holistic activities.
  • Provide opportunities for older people to participate and engage as active citizens.

Services:

  • Ageing Well – providing recreational activities and classes.
  • Advocacy – supporting people in care homes.
  • Cancer and Older People Advocacy – providing independent advocacy for those affected by cancer.
  • Hospital Discharge – a registered domiciliary care service supporting people after a stay in hospital.
  • Keeping People Connected – helping people to remain engaged in the community or to provide home visits for those who are housebound.
  • Nail Cutting Service – The service costs £12 and there are some medical restrictions.
  • Advocacy Service in Care Homes for Dementia Sufferers

Vale only services include:

  • Good Neighbour Schemes
  • Welfare Rights
  • Advocacy Service for Dementia Sufferers

Ageing Well – 029 2233 1113 and 01446 732385
Advocacy – 029 2068 3683 and 01446 795632
Cancer and Older People Advocacy – 029 2068 3681
Hospital Discharge Service – 029 2068 3693
Keeping People Connected – 029 2240 0029
Nail Cutting Service – 029 2233 1113
Advocacy Service for Dementia Sufferers - 029 2068 3685

Vale only services:
Good Neighbour Schemes - 01446 795 549
Welfare Rights - 029 2068 3682


Last Updated: January 2017
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