“I have nothing but gratitude for the service. I feel I am able to share all that is troubling me and I feel so much better for doing so.”

“I have nothing but gratitude for the service. I feel I am able to share all that is troubling me and I feel so much better for doing so.

How we help and support you

Advice and information

Call us for helpful information and advice on everything from housing and pensions to filling out forms and finding local tradespeople.

Emotional support

Experiencing loss or preparing for death is challenging. We are here to support you through it.

Community and friendship

Discover how we connect people and communities in Essex, and find a volunteer friend living near you.

Dementia support

We share our expertise to support those caring for someone or living with dementia.

In 2021 we have empowered

people

hours of friendship

groups and activities

Real Stories

When someone wants to tell their story, we listen. They know that talking empowers others, so they can live happier and healthier.

How you can support us

your donation makes a difference

Make a donation

Help us make a difference to people in later years who need our support.

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Volunteer

We’d love to hear from you if want to make a difference to people in later years.

happiness in later years