Directory Category: Older People

Older People

Information and advice on abuse of older people. Offers membership services publications and confidential helpline giving information for anyone and emotional support for those involved when an older person is abused

0208 835 9280

ActiveSouthend is the organisation responsible for the development of community sport and physical activity within Southend-on-Sea.

01702 215612

Providing services for older people. Designed to improve their quality of life and to lead independent lives for as long as possible. Services include: befriending – face to face and/or telephone, transport to medical appointments (inc opticians, GP, hosp

01702 345373
01702 437331

The welfare of the elderly in Essex. Services include: information and advice home support/home help counselling advocacy and befriending. Holidays and insurance service 01245 264499. Toe nail cutting service: 01245 423333. Services and support for people over 50.

01245 207065

Anchor Trust has more than 40 years experience of working with older people and providing residential care homes. We work with local authorities and primary care trusts across England to provide older people with care services and retirement solutions.

020 7419 6965

Support group to those 18+ suffering with anxiety, low mood, depression or mental health needs.

We have a closed Facebook group offering a safe environment for people to gain and give support to each other.  Due to the success of the group and increasing demand, we are creating a programme of meets and workshops on a 2 weekly basis to be held at St Lukes Community Hub.

Additional contact Ms Andrea Davison Co-Chair,   22 Eastwood Road North,    Leigh on Sea,    SS9 4BY      07506 777008



Welcome to Carers Choices, your local independent registered Charity and Carers Organisation in Essex.

If you are caring for a partner, family member or friend, supporting them in some way we can offer a range of respite opportunities whatever your age. We pride ourselves in having highly trained and experienced staff that can provide excellent care for your loved ones and respite services giving you a break from your caring responsibilities. Our services include:

Respite in the Home
Dementia Day Centres
Day Centre of Adults with Disabilities
Young Carers Services
Essex Carers – The Way To Work
Carer Support Groups 

Paying for Care

We can help you get an assessment and access to Carers Payments that will help you purchase some of the Respite Services we offer. With over 35 years experience supporting Carers and the people they care for in Essex we can ensure that you get the individual support and advice you need.

01268 881130
01268 511142

Care Home for Elderly and Dementia Care. 46 beds. Full Personal care, activities, wishing to be part of the community, host coffee mornings, events for our residents, their families and the community.

01702 236090
01702 236099

We are a local group of a national organisation. The local group covers the SS postal code area. Meetings include an interesting talk, chat with friends and news from national CSPA Headquarters on pensioner matters (any concerns can be fed back to HQ). Th

01268 794790
01702 238240