In this section:
Local services and support
Cambridge Hard of Hearing Club
Cambridgeshire Celebrates Age
Partnership group involving older people, local authorities, NHS, voluntary agencies, etc, working for and on behalf of older people.
Local meals on wheels service.
Care and Support
Information from Cambridgeshire County Council.
Student visiting service for the elderly and housebound in Cambridge.
Developing new and useful opportunities for people over 50 years old.
St Martin's Day Centre
Day Centre serving the south east of Cambridge.
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.
Where to buy computers, and people who will mend them for you.
Cambridge Adult Education and Lifelong Learning
Community education, courses, educational establishments, etc.
University of the Third Age in Cambridge
Academic and recreational courses especially for retired people.
Advice and ways to volunteer, both locally and beyond.
Local and national websites about sheltered housing and nursing homes.
On Cambridge City Council website.
A non-competitive, recreational rowing club in Cambridge for over 50s.
Events for Senior Citizens
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.
Free bus passes
Council application form for bus pass for pensioners.
Mayor's Day Out
Annual day out for senior citizens of Cambridge.
Museums and places to go in Cambridgeshire and East Anglia.
16-25, Family and Friends, Senior, Disabled Persons and Network railcards.
Bus, train, bike, car, plane, foot.
Age UK Online Shop
Products for mobility and independent living.
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.
Local and online information about benefits.
General money matters, including pensions.
Including information about the state pension.
Includes useful fact sheets on a variety of issues.
Age UK Cambridgeshire
Working with and for older people in Cambridgeshire.
Woodland burial ground, between the villages of Barton and Comberton.
Meaningful final resting places for cremation ashes, inspired by the ancient burial mounds of our prehistoric ancestors. Near St Neots.
Independent Green Funeral Director.