Age UK Richmond upon Thames supports local older people across the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames by delivering services in the home and the community to improve their quality of life. Our aim is to help older people to feel fitter and healthier, to avoid social isolation and feelings of loneliness, to help build self-confidence, and to remain living independently at home. We are looking for individuals committed to the wellbeing of older people in Richmond upon Thames, with the skills / experience to help us deliver upon our mission and vision. We are interested in hearing from people from a range of backgrounds who have skills and experiences that may help us.
Our vision is of a community where all older people can love later life. We aim to deliver high-quality, cost-effective local services that are responsive, inclusive and impactful. These includes Information & Advice; ‘Nightingale’ Hospital discharge; a range of social & wellbeing groups and activities; Dementia Friendly Richmond and services to support people at home - handyperson, housekeeping and gardening. We also deliver many services in partnership with others.