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Lifechanging Pension Credit

1500 local people of pension age are still missing out on a benefit called Pension Credit, which helps top up low incomes. Here's an update on one client who recently started claiming Pension...

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Trustee Vacancies

The Trust is looking to appoint 2 new Trustees with an interest in supporting elderly people, and although not essential, who can provide valuable related knowledge (hands on or otherwise) to help drive the Trust forward in the day-to-day operation and, together with their fellow Trustees, be part of future directional planning.

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Upcoming Events

FREE Cooking Club

FREE Cooking Club

Are you 65 or over, living alone and don't know how to cook for yourself....

Past Events

Visit us Wednesdays at the Council Hub

Join us every Wednesday from 10am to 1pm for face-to-face advice about the grants we offer.

The Hub – St Albans
City & District Council, Civic Centre
St Albans AL1 3JE

Older Peoples Day

Here are some photos of our Older People’s Day celebrations, held in mid-June each year.

Senior Couple

If you are 60+, resident in the St Albans District and not easily able to afford items or services please contact us.

07541 659442

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