Elderly Care

Local Food Delivery Services and Community Information

Age UK

The list below has been collated to support older people in trying to find local solutions to food delivery during a period of isolation.

On here you will find information on supermarket shopping times, local food delivery services, ready meal deliveries, taxi companies collecting food orders, local authority contact information and community groups.

Contact Care, Saffron Housing Trust - Personal Alarms, Lifeline for the Elderly

With your personal alarm button you can call for help day or night, from anywhere in your home or garden (within 50m of the lifeline unit), 365 days of the year.

Telephone: 0800 917 4680

Website: www.contactcarelifeline.co.uk

Email: contactcare@saffronhousing.co.uk

Sprowston Day Centre Luncheon Club

Sprowston Day Centre Luncheon Club is run from St Cuthbert’s Centre on Wroxham Road. They pride themselves in offering the elderly a place to meet and make new friends as well as giving them a two course home cooked meal. The centre is open on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Telephone: 01603 419682

Website: www.sprowstondaycentre.co.uk

Email: sprowstondaycentre@hotmail.com

Dementia

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Email: helpline@dementiauk.org

Age UK Norwich

Age UK Norwich’s trained advisors offer free information and advice to older people and their families. Their volunteer befrienders visit lonely older people in the community who have no one to talk to.

Telephone: 01603 496333 

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/norwich

Email:  enquiries@ageuknorwich.org.uk

Cinnamon Trust

Cinnamon Trust is the only specialist national charity which seeks to relieve the anxieties, problems, and sometimes injustices, faced by elderly and terminally ill people and their pets, thereby saving a great deal of human sadness and animal suffering.

Telephone: 01736 757 900

Website: www.cinnamon.org.uk

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4 70 80 90

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk