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Cambridgeshire Celebrates Age   [Local]
Partnership group involving older people, local authorities, NHS, voluntary agencies, etc, working for and on behalf of older people.
CAMMS   [Local]
Local meals on wheels service.
Contact   [Local]
Student visiting service for the elderly and housebound in Cambridge.
Older People   [Local]
Information from Cambridgeshire County Council.
St Martin's Day Centre   [Local]
Day Centre serving the south east of Cambridge.

Computers
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Cambridge Online tip - Mouse problems
How to use that dratted mouse!
Cambridge Online tip - Reading the screen
How to make the text bigger on webpages.
Computers Hardware   [Local]
Where to buy computers, and people who will mend them for you.

Lifelong learning
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Cambridge Adult Education and Lifelong Learning   [Local]
Community education, courses, educational establishments, etc.
University of the Third Age in Cambridge   [Local]
Academic and recreational courses especially for retired people.

Volunteering
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Volunteering
Advice and ways to volunteer, both locally and beyond.

Housing
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Care Providers
Local and national websites about sheltered housing and nursing homes.
Sheltered Housing   [Local]
On Cambridge City Council website.

Leisure
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Camrowers   [Local]
A non-competitive, recreational rowing club in Cambridge for over 50s.
Concessionary bus passes   [Local]
Council application form for bus pass for pensioners.
Events for Senior Citizens   [Local]
Various events, including Tea Dances. In the Guildhall, Market Square, and elsewhere.
Fenland Fillies of Guyhirn Red Hat Society
How to grow old disgracefully. Guyhirn is south of Wisbeck, but the members come from a wider area.
Mayor's Day Out   [Local]
Annual day out for senior citizens of Cambridge.
Museums   [Local]
Museums and places to go in Cambridgeshire and East Anglia.
National Railcards
16-25, Family and Friends, Senior, Disabled Persons and Network railcards.
Transport   [Local]
Bus, train, bike, car, plane, foot.

Limited mobility
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Age UK Online Shop
Products for mobility and independent living.
Bee Mobile   [Local]
Sells mobility scooters and other equipment for the elderly. In Seymour Street.
Transport for those with a Disability
Help with transport for those with a disability, such as Blue Badge, Shopmobility, etc.

Money
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Benefits
Local and online information about benefits.
Money
General money matters, including pensions.
Pensions
Including information about the state pension.

Support organisations
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Age UK
Includes useful fact sheets on a variety of issues.
Age UK Cambridgeshire   [Local]
Working with and for older people in Cambridgeshire.
Arbory Trust   [Local]
Woodland burial ground, between the villages of Barton and Comberton.
Woodland Wishes   [Local]
Independent Green Funeral Director.


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