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Age UK Lambeth

Overview

Age UK Lambeth offers a variety of services for older people living in Lambeth including :

  • handyperson service
  • lesbian and gay group
  • a befriending service

They also organise an array of events and acitivites as well as providing free and confidential information and advice on issues regarding pension, benefits, housing and health.  Age UK also serves disabled adults and offer support to small voluntary groups and projects who work with older people

Please note: Age UK Lambeth runs a drop-in service at three locations, on a first come, first serve basis.  It is advisable to initially ring them, as opening times may change in the future.

The Vida Walsh Activity Centre provides activities for people aged 55 plus, living in Lambeth: yoga, computer club, 2 course meals, arts and crafts, painting club, walking group, card making, zumba, sing along, chair exercises. Located just by Windrush Square in the heart of Brixton, Telephone: 0207 326 1780 or visit the website page for information and advice services for more information on centres.

For residents outside of Lambeth or Southwark please see Age UK National for further information.

 

Contact Details

Phone:
AGE UK LAMBETH Information/Advice/General Enquiries: 020 7346 6800/ Handyperson Service: 020 7346 6806 AGE UK NATIONAL; Information and Advice - 0800 169 208, General Enquiries 0800 169 8787

Email:
General Enquiries info@ageuklambeth.org.uk Handyperson Service sue.taylor@ageuklambeth.org.uk or kim.connell@ageuklambeth.org.uk

Website:
http://www.ageuk.org.uk/lambeth

Address:
Age UK Lambeth Third Floor,336 Brixton Road London SW9 7AA

Other Info

Opening times:
Office hours-Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm except bank holidays.

Costs:
Free Service Handyperson - additional fee of £5-£40 depending on income

Disabled Access:
Wheelchair access and adapted toilets. Access to loop system and signers.

Directions:
For the Lambeth Accord building, get tube to Brixton, or 159,133,333,3,59 bus to Brixton Road , near Tesco Express. For Vida Walsh Centre take tube to Brixton, walk to Ritzy Cinema and ask for saltoun road. For Woodlands Centre, take bus 159, 133, 59, 333 to Leigham Court Road.

Other information:
Some community languages other than English, also access to interpreters.

Last updated:
19th June 2018