Older Peoples Services

 We’re mighty proud of our ‘older’ peoples services as for donkeys years they’ve been helping folk to live happy, independent and fulfilled lives. In a nut shell; we can help with:

Promoting Independence 
Assistance and support to maintain independence with essential tasks such as shopping, food preparation and daily living. This service is for people aged 70 and above. *From Tuesday 1st May 2018 the Promoting Independence service will be delivered by Age UK Lancashire. 

Please telephone 0300 303 1234 to request support.

Befriending
Age Concern has delivered befriending services since 1980 in recognition of the positive impact this vital support system can have for isolated and lonely older people and towards their emotional, physical and social wellbeing.

Please telephone 01772 552880 to request support.

Home Help*
Help around the home and we can even take people shopping! Rest assured staff are not time limited and can also have a chat, imagine that!

This service is for people aged 50 years and above.

Please telephone 01772 552879 to request support.

Access to Benefits*
Stand back in amazement!! Age Concern can visit your home to support with benefits assessments and provide assistance when completing benefits forms/applications.

This service is for people above state retirement age.

Please telephone 01772 552875 to request support.  

Nail Cutting*
Age Concern is nuts about nails!! We love em! If you need help with toe and finger nail cutting and live in Preston and South Ribble then give us a tinkle. This service is Care Quality Commission registered.

Please telephone 01772 552886 to request support. 

Lostock Hall Friendship Club 
They say good things come in small packages and that’s definitely true about Age Concern’s Friendship Centre in Lostock Hall! The place is buzzing with activity from Zumba, pilates and tai chi through to line dancing, keep fit and art classes.

This little gem has it all.

Please telephone 01772 321868 to get further information.  

The Friendship Centre is located at:

Lourdes Avenue Lostock Hall PR5 5TA

Where you see the star * next to the service name, this means that costs apply.

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