Elderly Care

Care and Support for Adults

Information on support organisations, services to help people stay independent in their own home, leisure activities, how to apply for a care needs assessment and support for carers.

Website: www.wokingham.gov.uk

Independent Age

Advice and support for the older community.

Website: www.independentage.org


Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Reading Age UK

Every day Age UK Reading provides vital services, information and support to thousands of older people of all ages and backgrounds. Age UK Reading works with older people including those from disadvantaged or marginalised groups, such as those living in deprived areas, or black and minority ethnic older people.

Telephone: 0118 950 2480

Facebook: ageukreading

Twitter: @Age_UK_Reading

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/reading

Email: info@ageukreading.org.uk

Depression in Older Adults: Signs, Symptoms, Treatment

Depression can happen to any of us as we age, but there are ways to boost how you feel and make your senior years healthy and happy.

Website: www.helpguide.org/articles

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4708 090

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk