Social Care and Health for Older People

Action on Elder Abuse - Elder Abuse Response Line

Aims to prevent abuse of older people by raising awareness, and by education, promotion, research, collection and dissemination of information.

SW16 9BY
January 2017

Age UK Westminster

Age UK Westminster is the local branch of Age UK, the national charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life.

Services include:

W10 4JL
January 2017

Aglow (Association of Greater London Older Women)

AGLOW aims to publicise the importance of older women (50+) presenting their own perspectives on issues. It focuses on several different groups, all of which include disabled women.

N7 6LA
March 2016

Anchor Trust

Anchor Trust is a not-for-profit housing association, dedicated to helping older people live safely, securely and independently with a choice of services to suit all needs.

August 2016

Central & Cecil Housing Care Support

Central & Cecil is a not-for-profit registered provider offering housing, care and support to vulnerable people.

August 2016

Church Street Drop-in Centre

Drop-in-Centre for the over 50s and the retired. Lunch available daily and other other refreshments throughout the day.

July 2015

Cinnamon Trust

The Cinnamon Trust is a nation charity for the elderly, the terminally ill and their pets.

TR27 4HE
March 2014

Contact the Elderly

Contact the Elderly is a national charity solely dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people.

October 2016

Independent Age

Independent Age is a charity offering help and advice to older people through its telephone and email helplines.

Offers free, confidential advice on many issues including:

W14 8RL
November 2016

Leonora Club Day Centre for over 60s

This day centre is for the over 60s who want to socialise and get involved in a wide range of activities.

W9 1DG
August 2014

Neighbourcare St John's Wood and Maida Vale

Neighbourcare is a befriending organisation offering a range of services to people, especially older people, living in NW8, W9 (St John's Wood, Maida Vale), and nearby areas.

February 2015

Notting Hill Housing

Provides a range of housing options from shared ownership schemes for key workers to permanent rented housing for families and temporary accommodation for homeless people.

N1 9FL
August 2016

Octavia Housing

Octavia Housing was formed by the amalgamation of St Marylebone Housing Association and Octavia Hill Housing Trust.

W10 5BN
August 2016

Open Age

Open Age is a user led charity working across the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Westminster and Hammersmith and Fulham enabling older people, from 50 to over 100 years of age, to sustain

W10 6DZ
August 2015

Peabody Trust

Peabody owns and manages more than 27,000 homes in London, housing around 80,000 residents.

August 2016

Penfold Community Hub

Penfold Community Hub offers stimulating and accessible activities, as well as advice and information, to Westminster residents aged over 50.

Services include:

June 2016

Relatives & Residents Association

The Relatives & Residents Association is a national charity which exists for the benefit of older people in residential care, as well as their families and friends left behind at home.

N1 2HY
November 2014

Royal British Legion - West Kilburn

The West Kilburn branch of the Royal British Legion charity which provides practical, emotional and financial support to all members of the British Armed Forces past and present, and their families

November 2013

Royal Scottish Corporation

ScotsCare aims to help first and second generation Scots of all ages and circumstances living within a 35 mile radius of Charing Cross in London.

March 2015

Sherborne Day Care Centre

Day care for very frail elderly people providing daily hot lunches, adult education classes and other activities.

Wheelchair Access: Basement - ramp into centre.

October 2014

St Martin-in-the-Fields Almshouse Charity

The St. Martin in the Fields Almshouse is located in St. John's Wood, and is a modern block of 19 unfurnished flats. These are mainly one bedroom flats and a small number of studios.

July 2014

United Westminster Almshouses Foundation

The Westminster Almshouses Foundation provides warden-assisted sheltered housing for those over sixty.

August 2015

University of the Third Age in London (U3A)

Open to all retired and semi-retired people, i.e. no entry qualifications are required and there is no lower age limit for membership.

May 2016

Viridian Housing

Viridian is a housing association offering accommodation for families, single people, and those with special needs.

August 2016


Wavelength is a charity which provides free televisions, radios and CD players for those in need, bedridden, household disabled and elderly and who are in financial need.

RM11 3YB
June 2014

Westminster Carers Service

Westminster Carers Service runs The Carers Time Bank which supports carers by giving them the opportunity to have a break when they need one.

October 2014

Westminster Senior Citizens Forum

Westminster Senior Citizens Forum is a group run by older people, for older people in Westminster. 

February 2016