There are currently 99 active services
Debt Advice Service
Our Officers provide the vital debt advice in a friendly an impartial manner for those older people who may find themselves in this situation.
Energy Advice Projects
Direct the Public to Adviceline number for triage 0808 278 7821.
Our advisers provide energy advice to clients who may need help understanding tariffs, bills and fuel options, including switching. Also provide information on energy efficiency measures
Falls Awareness and Risk Assessment Advice
Everyone is at risk of falls as they age; it’s a big cause of Hospital Admissions and can result in serious injuries and long term complications.
First Contact Information and Advice Service
We offer a wide range of quality services, from supporting you to stay independent, safe and warm in your own home to keeping fit and providing extensive social opportunities. Our services are for anyone in South Lakeland who is aged 50 or above.
Nice light hearted board games like Draughts, Chess, Dominos, Ludo Scrabble and Cards. Come and try your hand at something new or enjoy an old favourite.
Generalist Advice Support
Direct the Public to Adviceline number for triage 0808 278 7821
We give advice on a range of topics both by face to face and over the phone. We provide Independent, impartial advice to all for no charge to clients as well as campaigning for change.
Specialised weekly group exercise sessions for beginners and those living with chronic medical conditions.
Glusburn Community & Arts Centre
We are a volunteer-led community venue at the heart of the local area. We host a programme of events, concerts and shows plus have weekly classes and activities taking place most days. In addition, we have rooms available for hire.
Glusburn Community Wellbeing Café
Relaxed and friendly community wellbeing café with drop-in art activity. Mondays 10 am - 12 noon.
Healthier & Wealthier service
NB: we only accept referrals from GP practices in County Durham and community-based NHS healthcare professionals working from those practices.
We offer free in-depth advice on benefits, work, housing, family, consumer etc.
An intensive 8 week programme helping people reduce their risk of developing chronic medical conditions such as:
High blood pressure/cholesterol
Hearing Loss Service
The Hearing support service provides information and advice about hearing loss, NHS hearing aid batteries and basic hearing aid maintenance and demonstration equipment for assisting with hearing loss.
Help to Claim - Universal Credit
Service is Nationwide - via Telephone and web chat .
Telephone - Help to Claim Advice line: 0800 144 8444 (Mon-Fri 8am-6pm)
Web chat via www.citizensadvice.org.uk/benefits/universal-credit/