Getting Older

Chorlton Good Neighbours

For older men, for older women! A group with services and activities that may be for you: coffee mornings linked to community nurse clinics, visits to you at home, trips, snooker, gardening.

Website: www.chorltongoodneighbours.org

Dementia Research

Join other people trying to help and find out more about dementia!

Website: www.joindementiaresearch.nihr.ac.uk

Age UK Manchester

Age UK are a local charity working in the community to support older people, their families and carers. They want everyone to be able to love later life.

Telephone: 0161 833 3944

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/manchester

Alzheimer's Society

Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity. They campaign for change, fund research to find a cure and support people living with dementia today.

Facebook: @alzheimerssocietyuk

Twitter: @alzheimerssoc

Telephone: 0333 150 3456

Website: www.alzheimers.org.uk

Dementia

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Email: helpline@dementiauk.org

Eldergym Senior Fitness

Useful exercises with videos for keeping strong in old age.

Website: www.eldergym.com

People First

Offers a support service for people in Manchester who have issues around mental health, elderly people who are showing early signs of dementia and people at risk of becoming socially isolated.

Website: www.pfha.co.uk

Central Falls Service

The community falls service comprises three nursing sisters and two staff nurses experienced in care of the elderly and in assessing the needs of people who have fallen.

Telephone: 0161 226 0101

Silver Line

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

Telephone: 0800 4 70 80 90

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Age UK

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.

Telephone: 0800 055 6112

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk