Ageing Better in Camden is open to all older people in the borough.
There are lots of ways to get involved no matter what your skills and abilities, experience or interests!
have your say on issues in camden
Join Camden’s Older People’s Advisory Group. This group meets every month to give direction to the overall Ageing Better in Camden partnership and to help tackle social isolation among older people. Meetings are open to all older people in the borough. Get in touch with the Ageing Better in Camden team for more information and to get involved.
meet new people, get out and about
Get in touch with the Community Connectors. A free, informal and friendly service helping Camden residents aged over 60 to connect with their community in a way that suits them. Get in touch with Georgia Kurowska Kyffin. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 0800 161 5716
join local action groups
Local action groups are partnerships of local people, community centres, community and residents associations, and a city farm (!) coming together across the borough to organise programmes, meet new people, build strong local networks and take action on issues affecting their neighbourhoods. Find a group in your local area and get involved in activities, sign up to volunteer, or help plan programmes or events. There is something for everyone.
For people in Kilburn and West Hampstead who want to get together and plan and organise their own programme to improve the area. Contact Peter Lush by email on email@example.com or by phone on 07973845285.
Opening Doors London is the biggest charity providing information and support services specifically for older Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans+ (LGBT+) people. To get involved with events and activities in Camden get in touch with Adrian on Adrian.Beaumont@openingdoorslondon.org.uk
A diverse network of people aged 60+ in Gospel Oak & Haverstock, working together to build connections between local people, places and nature. Contact Jo Hynes on 0741 9820 503.
Offers a huge range of social, cultural, educational activities and skills courses for older people in Camden. Contact Tony Bloor on 020 7383 4922 or by email on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bringing people together to share skills and expertise to create great projects and changes in our community. Open to everyone over 60 in St Pancras & Somers Town. To get involved, contact Jess by phone on 07919 598 375 or email email@example.com.
If you are part of a local organisation, community group or charity and would be interested in finding out how you and your organisation could discover more about the programme or get involved, please get in touch.
If you would like to speak to one of the Ageing Better in Camden team, please contact us.