We were so pleased to welcome Age UK Blackburn with Darwen to our recent IT Appeal.
Age UK Blackburn with Darwen is an independent charity working in Blackburn with Darwen to offer support and services to older people. They have been working in the local community to help older people for 45 years and have 40 dedicated staff and over 100 volunteers helping them to deliver services and activities for older people within Blackburn with Darwen.
As well as providing a range of community services, they seek to effect change by influencing decision-makers and educating the wider community on issues affecting older people. Their aim is to make the policies and practice of the local authority, health services and other organisations and services sensitive to the real needs and aspirations of older people.
They are extremely passionate about their local community and strive to improve the lives of those within it. To find out more please take a look at their website: https://www.ageuk.org.uk/blackburnwithdarwen/