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Help at Home Community Support Service

Our Help at Home, Community Support Service provides help with everyday domestic tasks and support to access community services. A handyman service is also available for small household jobs and gardening

Robert Lenkiewicz – the Hidden Mural – A Dance to the Music of time

Many of you may not be aware that there is a ‘hidden’ Robert Lenkiewicz mural at Elspeth Sitters House on the Barbican. We are delighted to let you know that we will be holding a very special event to raise funds for Age UK Plymouth. 

Friday 8th June          Cheese & Wine Evening with guest speaker Johnny Lenkiewicz

Saturday 9th June      Art Exhibition open to the public

Tickets for the Cheese & Wine Evening  can be purchased direct from Age UK Plymouth – by cash/cheque or card.Contact Taylor Williams or Lynne Hodgson on 256020.

Tickets are also available from all Age UK Plymouth centre receptions, Kaya Gallery and online at Eventbrite – link below

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01752 256020 01752 256020

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People can choose to use whichever services they want to get involved in or need, as no professional referral is needed. You can find all our available services on our 'Our services' page

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Upcoming Events

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  • Learn how to use IT

    Every Friday
    10.30 - 13.30

    The William Venton Centre
    8 Memory Lane
    PL9 9GH

    Learn the basics from our friendly volunteer tutors

    Booking is essential

    No Cost but donations are welcome

  • Seated exercise class

    Every Wednesday
    11.45 - 12.30

    The William Venton Centre
    8 Memory Lane
    PL9 9GH

    £4 per session

    A great seated yoga class that enhances well being and improves co-ordination. Excellent for those who are a little unsteady or have limited mobility.

    Call 01752 405632 to book

  • Older carers day

    Friday 15th June
    14.15 - 16.00

    William and Patricia Venton Centre
    Mount Gould
    PL9 9RD

    Join us for High Tea & quiz

    Suggested donation just £1.50

    Booking advisable

  • Music for the memory

    Every Monday
    14.00 - 15.30

    The William Venton Centre
    8 Memory Lane
    PL9 9GH

    The power of music, especially singing, is an enjoyable activity which can help unlock memories from the past

    No referral needed to join the group

Latest News

From people generously fundraising for us to upcoming local and national campaigns, read about them here.

  • Britain's Ocean City Half Marathon

    Published on 05 April 2018 11:55 AM

    Age UK's Plymouth's Chair, Liz Edwards-Smith, has signed up for this year's Plymouth Half Marathon. Follow Liz's...

  • We've been in the Plymouth Shopper

    Published on 13 February 2018 02:07 PM

    If you haven't already seen us, here is our advert we had published in the Plymouth Shopper. You can read the full te...

  • Christmas Fun Days

    Published on 02 January 2018 11:18 AM

    Thank you to everyone that helped make Christmas special for those who would otherwise have been lonely during the...

  • Step in the right direction

    Published on 05 December 2017 11:48 AM

    If you fancy a walk on the moors in the countryside or on the coast, then a new book just been published, has...

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Volunteering at Age UK Plymouth is rewarding because you will know that you have made a difference to the life of older people. On behalf of Age UK Plymouth, we say thank you for giving your time.

Help at Home

Our Home and Community Support Service has been operating for 75 years around the City of Plymouth. The service allows for older people to stay independent in their own home with a little support.

Day Care

Our Day Centre and Dementia Centre provide person centred activities and support for those who need a little extra help.

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