Useful Information

Age Co

Age Co is the new name for Age UK Products & Services .The Age Co range aims to help older people enjoy financial security and continue to live independently. Products and services offered under the Age Co name will include stairlifts, insurance, legal services and funeral plans, all designed to give older people the freedom and confidence to live as they wish and everything sold under the Age Co name will help raise income for the great charitable work of Age UK.

Interested and wish to learn more?

T: 0800 055 6314

W: www.ageco.co.uk/


Gardening Service

Eastleigh Borough Council provides a gardening support service for older and/or disabled residents in the Borough. To find out more or to request the gardening service, please contact Eastleigh Borough Council using the details below.

Interested and wish to learn more?

T: 023 8068 3361

W:www.eastleigh.gov.uk/our-community/supporting-our-residents/older-residents/gardening-scheme


Eastleigh Handyperson Scheme 

A safe and reliable subsidised minor repairs service available to home owners and private tenants in the Borough who are over 60 years of age or a disabled adult. To find out more or to book an appointment use the contact details below.

Interested and wish to learn more?

T: 023 8068 8301

E: handyperson@eastleigh.gov.uk


Good Life Sorted

Good Life Sorted Helpers live close by and are available to provide help and companionship to older residents in the community. From cleaning , to gardening and chiropody. Browse the selection of friendly, locally-based Helpers and Professionals, all of whom are passionate about helping the older members of the Eastleigh community. They are vetted and trained by Good Life Sorted.Our Eastleigh services also extend to Chandler’s Ford, Hedge End, West End, Botley, Fair Oak, Horton Heath, Bishop’s Waltham, Waltham Chase and Whiteley.

Interested and wish to learn more?

W: goodlifesorted.com/


One Community

One Community is an independent charity providing voluntary sector support and community development in Eastleigh & Fareham. It also provides care services, information and community transport in the borough of Eastleigh and beyond. Their aim is to improve the quality of life for the people we serve, particularly older people, carers and people with disabilities, through the work of various projects.

Interested and wish to learn more?

W: http://1community.org.uk/


Useful Information and contacts

Citizens Advice

101 Leigh Road, Eastleigh SO50 9DR
T: 023 8061 6046
Drop-in sessions: Mon – Thu: 10:00-16:00

Factsheets

Click on the links below to download the factsheets. You can also view all available factsheets by visiting Age UK Factsheets

Staying safe

When someone dies

Avoiding scams

Care homes

Your hospital stay

NHS Direct contacts

NHS 111 service:

111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free.
Types of out-of-hours care

Out-of-hours:

NHS walk-in centres
c/o Care UK – Level C
Southampton NHS Treatment Centre
Brintons Terrace
Southampton
Hampshire
SO14 0YG

T: 0333 200 1820

Samaritans

11 College Place, Southampton SO15 2FE
T: 023 8063 2888

Eastleigh Borough Council

Eastleigh House
Upper Market Street
Eastleigh
SO50 9YN

T: 023 8068 8000


Opening hours:

Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm

Department for Work and Pensions

Eastleigh Jobcentre Plus

Capital House 100 Southampton Road, Eastleigh, SO50 5BP
T: 0845 604 3719

Taxis in Eastleigh

Eastleigh Cab Co

T: 023 8065 1111

Eastleigh Radio Taxis

T: 023 8064 4222

Aero Taxis (Southampton)

T: 023 8001 0203

Streamline Taxis

T: 023 8022 3355