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Age UK Cambridgeshire and Peterborough (CAP) is dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. They offer several services that help support older people to live independently in their own home for longer.
How to contact
Where to go
Ely CB7 4QN
Age UK CAP (Cambridgeshire & Peterborough) offer a wide range of services and aids that can help you stay in your own home for longer. Click on the title of each to be taken to the relevant webpage on their site for more information.
Age UK CAP has lots of fun activities for older people to participate in as well.
Free services include:
Information and Advice
Telephone support to help alleviate worry and anxiety, make informed decisions, and guide you to appropriate services.
The following have a fee; please discuss with Age UK CAP to find out more.
Daily contact (Mon-Fri) to check on well-being and do any small errands needed, e.g. shopping, telephone calls, opening, reading, dealing with post, making medical appointments and assisting with travel arrangements, posting items for you, watering plants, or linking to other services.
Practical solutions to people living in their own home, such as: falls prevention, general DIY, home energy checks and actions to reduce your energy bills, and making adaptions to your home like grabrails and additional stair banisters.
Housework: change bedding, wash, dry and iron bedding, vacuuming, cleaning inside windows, bathrooms and kitchens. Deep cleans may be available. Shopping done, or accompanied shopping.