Tag Archives: Age UK STW

Age Uk in need of volunteers for their Shrewsbury furniture shop

Age UK seeks volunteers for its Shrewsbury furniture shop  Age UK Shropshire Telford and Wrekin (Age UK STW) is urgently seeking volunteer retail assistants, van drivers and van drivers’ mates to ensure the continued success of its donated furniture shop … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Free home energy checks for older people Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin are once again able to offer 100 free and impartial home energy checks for the over 60s, having secured funding to cover the cost for the third … Continue reading

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Age UK seeks volunteer befrienders

Age UK Shropshire Telford and Wrekin (Age UK STW) is appealing for additional volunteer befrienders across north Shropshire to address an increasing waiting list of older people requesting its befriending service. The Charity, which helps older people to enjoy later … Continue reading

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Sex & Drugs & Rock n Roll

Sex and Drugs and Rock & Roll: The changing face of old age – Thursday, 11th April 2019 between 10am and 4pm at the University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury, SY3 8HQ. Age UK want to start a conversation on sensitive … Continue reading

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Age UK Inter-generational Allotment

Age UK and St. George’s School need your green fingers! Age UK Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin is linking up with St. George’s Junior School in Copthorne, Shrewsbury in an inspirational first-of-its-kind project – an inter-generational allotment. The project aims to bring … Continue reading

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Job Vacancy- Age UK

Fundraising and Marketing Officer £18,035 – £18,708 for 37 hours per week Based in Shrewsbury Ague UK Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin supports older people across Shropshire to live independently and improve the quality of later life. Age UK is looking for an enthusiastic … Continue reading

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Age UK STW – News

Penny the Piggy bank visits Shropshire on Age UK tour to highlight social care crisis Age UK’s ‘Penny the inflatable Piggy Bank’ is coming to Shropshire to highlight the urgent need for more funding for social care. The latest data … Continue reading

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Age UK STW – Job Opportunities

Age UK supports over 40 social day centres for older people across Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin as well as a range of specialist groups for people living with dementia and their carers. Age UK Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin is currently … Continue reading

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Local Charity Lends Support For Care In Crisis Campaign

The Chief Executive of Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin has written to Shropshire MPs urging them to call for a commission into social care without delay. It follows the Government’s announcement back in November 2017 to develop a Social … Continue reading

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News from Age UK STW

See below 3 press releases from Age UK Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin launches new dementia respite service Dementia currently affects around 800,000 people in the UK* and this is predicted to increase to one … Continue reading

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