Older Adults


Age UK is the country's largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. We believe in a world where everyone can love later life and we work every day to achieve this.

We help more than 7m people every year, providing companionship, advice and support for older people who need it most.

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Croydon Dementia Support

Our dementia support workers offer information and practical guidance to help you understand dementia, cope with day-to-day challenges and prepare for the future. They offer information to people who are worried about their memory and ongoing support to people affected by dementia face to face, over the phone or in writing.

Telephone: 020 8653 2818
Website:  www.alzheimers.org.uk
Email: croydon@alzheimers.org.uk

Alzheimer's Society - Croydon

We provide telephone information and advice to people with dementia, their carers, family and friends and at public events. We also run a support group in Selsdon, Croydon for current or former carers up to age 65 years, caring for people with dementia.  Meets on the first Wednesday of the month 7.00pm – 9.00pm.

Telephone: 020 8653 2818
Website:  www.alzheimers.org.uk
Address: Heavers Farm Resource Centre, 122 Selhurst Road, London, SE25 6LL


Croydon Neighbourhood Care Association

Croydon Neighbourhood Care is an Umbrella charity, working to meet the needs of isolated, vulnerable and frail people within the borough. We support local Neighbourhood Care Associations (our member groups) and provide services and advice to adults within Croydon.

Telephone: 020 8662 1000
Website:  www.cnca.org.uk
Email:  info@cnca.org.uk

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4708 090
Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk


Dying Matters

Dying Matters is a coalition of 32,000 members across England and Wales which aims to help people talk more openly about dying, death and bereavement, and to make plans for the end of life.

Facebook: DyingMatters
Twitter: @DyingMatters
Website: www.dyingmatters.org


Website: https://www.cruse.org.uk

Help and support with Bereavement.

Telephone: 0808 808 1677


St Christopher's Hospice

At St Christopher’s Hospice our vision is of a world in which all dying people and those close to them have access to the care and support they need, when and wherever they need it.

Telephone: 020 8768 4500
Website: www.stchristophers.org.uk
Email: info@stchristophers.org.uk

Croydon Carers Centre

Croydon Carers aim to make a positive difference to the lives of unpaid carers in the diverse communities of Croydon by supporting and providing them with a range of services, support and recognition.

Telephone: 0208 688 7219
Facebook: CroydonCarersCentre
Website: www.croydoncarers.org.uk


Help for Carers Croydon

Help for Carers Croydon provide free support, advocacy and advice on a wide range of carers’ issues. We run several carers’ social clubs throughout Croydon and offer various additional ad hoc events. We also offer Carer Assessments to help determine if there is any additional support you can receive.

Telephone: 020 8663 5664
Twitter: @HFCCroydon
Website: helpforcarers.org.uk
Email: carerssupport@helpforcarers.org.uk

Croydon Hearing Service

The Croydon Hearing Service provides advice, information and practical help and support to residents of Croydon with any type of hearing loss.

Telephone: 020 8686 0049
Text: 07596 717042
Website: www.croydonhearing.org.uk
Email: enquiry@croydonhearing.org.uk

Good Thinking

For managing your anxiety to meeting like minded people

Telephonbe: Website www.good-thinking.uk         Email: info@good-thinking.uk

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