External Contacts - Elderly Care
Croydon Age UK
Age UK Croydon cares about all older people in the London Borough of Croydon, and believes that later life should be an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. We provide vital services, focusing on the needs of those in later life.
Telephone: 020 8680 5450
Coordinate My Care
We are an NHS clinical service currently available across London. We work to empower patients to have choices about the care they receive and to make those choices known to those who care for them.
Telephone: 020 7811 8513
Shopping Bus for older people (60+)
Starting on Monday 11th March 2019. This is a door to door service to Sainsbury’s in Purley Way.
– Travel to Sainsbury’s and back
– Shopping with help of a volunteer
– Chatting over tea/coffee
– Learning about local services
To book a place please contact: Anna D’Agostino 020 8684 3719
Croydon Dementia Support
Our dementia support workers offer information and practical guidance to help you understand dementia, cope with day-to-day challenges and prepare for the future. They offer information to people who are worried about their memory and ongoing support to people affected by dementia face to face, over the phone or in writing.
Telephone: 020 8653 2818
Alzheimer's Society - Croydon
We provide telephone information and advice to people with dementia, their carers, family and friends and at public events. We also run a support group in Selsdon, Croydon for current or former carers up to age 65 years, caring for people with dementia.
Meets on the first Wednesday of the month 7.00pm – 9.00pm.
Telephone: 020 8653 2818
Heavers Farm Resource Centre
122 Selhurst Road
Memory Tree Cafe
St Christopher's Hospice
At St Christopher’s Hospice our vision is of a world in which all dying people and those close to them have access to the care and support they need, when and wherever they need it.
Telephone: 020 8768 4500
Croydon Neighbourhood Care Association
Croydon Neighbourhood Care is an Umbrella charity, working to meet the needs of isolated, vulnerable and frail people within the borough. We support local Neighbourhood Care Associations (our member groups) and provide services and advice to adults within Croydon.
Telephone: 020 8662 1000
Dying Matters is a coalition of 32,000 members across England and Wales which aims to help people talk more openly about dying, death and bereavement, and to make plans for the end of life.
Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.
Telephone: 0800 888 6678