|Purpose||Voluntary Organisation working for older people, their families and carers, by providing information, services, support and by tackling issues that affect older people in Chesterfield, North East Derbyshire and Bolsover District Council Areas.|
|Services||CARE LINE TELEPHONE BEFRIENDING AND SUPPORT SERVICE
Delivered by our team of volunteers from a dedicated volunteer room, available for elderly socially isolated people.
Active Age is a befriending service which helps older people become more sociable , get out and about more and meet new friends with the support of volunteers.
INFORMATION AND ADVICE SERVICE
Provided and managed at by our friends from AGE UK Derby and Derbyshire at South Lodge.
Service open to the public on a drop in basis, although for specialist advice appointments may well be necessary.
|What they do||
|Who they work with||
|Geographical area coverage||Bolsover, Chesterfield, NE Derbyshire,Part(s) of Derbyshire|
|Space for Hire||No|
|Opening Times||Monday to Friday 10am to 2pm Answer phone for out of hours enquiries|
|Eligibility Criteria||Available to all older people , their families and carers|
|Service Costs||Services provided Free of charge - with donations welcome|
|Is a registered charity?||Yes|
|Is a registered company?||Yes|
The voluntary groups, organisations, social clubs, charities, social enterprises in this directory are all based in - or work within - Derby and Derbyshire.
The directory is maintained and contributed to by a network of 14 organisations across the region.