Who is this for?
- Anyone aged 65 year sold and over, or people aged between 50 – 66 years old with complex needs (must be referred by a professional)
Who provides this?
- Food Train
Kind caring local volunteers bring friendship and joy to older people’s lives whilst providing much needed practical help. This includes delivering fresh food and groceries, sharing a portion of their own home-cooked food, arranging social events with transport solutions, collecting and renewing library books and helping with jobs about the house.
All volunteers are supported by a small staff team.
How do I access this?
- Referrals by third parties
Is there a cost?
£1 annual membership fee, £5 delivery charge for shopping service. All other services have a small charge/annual membership which will be discussed at point of referral.
Is there a waiting list?
- Public parking available
- Wheelchair access
Shopping/Library/At Home available during office hours. Other services time to suit member/volunteer.