Seniors

Adults & older people
Information, advice and products tailored to the needs of older people Care & support
Deaf, hearing loss and vision
Disability
Getting out & about
Living at home
Mental wellbeing
Money matters
Planning ahead
Working together

Cambridgehsire County Council Web Site

Adults & older people
Age UK
Information, advice and products tailored to the needs of older people
Age UK
Online Security Guide
The Senior Citizen's Guide to Privacy Online
A guide on how to safely navigate the internet, from getting set up and understanding basic computer security to recognizing online scams and taking advantage of online banking and healthcare.
Guide to Privacy Online
Choose.co.uk Logo
Guides for consumers and price comparison site
What help can I get paying fuel bills this winter? Fuel Bill Guide

Home insulation and boilers for free, here's how: Insulation and Boilers Guide
Royal Voluntary Service
Advice and support Since 1938 Royal Voluntary Service volunteers have been offering guidance and advice to the many people that they help on a daily basis.
Royal Voluntary Service
In and around Burwell
Ashgrove
Parsonage Close, Burwell, Cambridgeshire, CB25 0DR
Retirement/sheltered housing
84 flats, bungalows, cottages. Built in 1988. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom
Resident management staff and community alarm service
Lift, lounge, laundry, guest facilities, garden, hairdressing salon, library
Both cats & dogs generally accepted (subject to terms of lease and landlord permission)
Leasehold
Resident manager: Glynis Lawrence
01638 743334
Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm
Burwell and district Day Centre
Burwell & District Day Centre, Ash Grove, Burwell, Cambridge CB25 0EN, UK
In addition to providing hot, freshly cooked meals on five days of the week, it also offers entertainment and good companionship in congenial surroundings
Co-ordinator:Margaret Davies
01638 743363
Burwell Sight 2nd Monday of each month 2.30-4pm
- Hearing aid service, 3rd Tuesday of each month
Chiropody 3 times a month
See Web Page for details on these and other activities
Facebook Page

Burwell and district Day Centre
Cambridgeshire Hearing Help
Hold a Hearing Help Drop in session in Burwell and district Day Centre
every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 9.15am to 11.45am
NHS hearing aid users can drop in anytime between those times to have their hearing aid batteries replaced, and hearing aids cleaned and re tubed free of charge. We also offer free advice on hearing aid use.
Cambridgeshire Hearing Help Working Days Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9.00am to 1.00pm
Cambridgeshire Hearing Help CIO
8A Romsey Terrace
Cambridge
CB1 3NH

Web Site

01223 416141 email www.cambridgeshirehearinghelp.org.uk logo
Over sixties club
Gardiner Memorial Hall Friday 2 to 4pm, Chairman: Mr. Cyril Durrant
01638 741481
Ness court
Baker Drive, Burwell, Cambridgeshire CB25 0AD
Sanctuary supported living
Supported living for over 55's Manager: Jenny Brassett
01638 743636

email
Activities: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Monday Club: Information from Ellen Willey
01638 741507

Ness court
Queen's Court
Queen's Court
2 Downing Close
Bottisham
Cambridgeshire
CB25 9DD
MHA (Founded by members of the Methodist Church in 1943)
MHA is a charity providing care, accommodation and support services for more than 16,000 older people throughout Britain. Our mission is to improve the quality of life of older people, inspired by Christian concern.
01223 811905
Residents:
01223 811906

Queen's Court
Events
Tai Chi Classes - click to vew larger image
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Action
Proposal for battery energy storage facility
Pivot Power Logo
Invite to Consultation
(PDF File)
• Aura Power, a renewable energy developer, is looking to develop a battery-based energy storage system (BESS) on land at Weirs Drove, Burwell

View PDF File
Proposed Battery Storage Facility - Parish Council Questions and Answers
More information on RADE Web Site
Area Photos
FynNet
Burwell Lode Bridge
Burwell - St Mary's Church
Burwell Windmill
Burwell Lode
Village News
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Peterborough prison inmate died 'after being left on floor'
Diabetic Annabella Landsberg was accused of "attention-seeking" by prison staff, an inquest hears.
Beanstalk blunder prompts Wisbech Angles Theatre plea
A theatre is hoping to jack up its beanstalk fund to replace the missing £3,500 inflatable prop.
'Massage' sex attacker jailed for Huntingdon assault
John Thomas was "clearly in denial" about his crimes and his victims "undoubtedly suffered".
Prodigy's Keith Flint mural in Peterborough 'iconic'
The street art is described as "our own shrine to Keith Flint" by a former guitarist with the band.
Cambridge councillor Donald Adey resigns post 400 miles away
Donald Adey, who lives in Scotland, admits it is "difficult" being 400 miles from his ward.
Dr Jordan Peterson: Cambridge University fellowship rescinded
Dr Jordan Peterson's views on gender have been the subject of much criticism.
Cambridge Castle Mound: Calls to maintain access to hill
Campaigners fear a historic viewpoint will be closed to the public when it is sold by a council.
Fiona Onasanya: Recall petition opens in Peterborough
The petition is due to decide whether MP Fiona Onasanya will keep her seat.
Hawking's final science study released
Stephen Hawking's final scientific paper has been released, and deals with one of the central topics in the physicist's 56-year-long career.
Red Arrows to move from RAF Scampton to one of three sites
RAF Leeming, RAF Waddington or RAF Wittering could be the potential new home of the display team.
Man's 400-mile drive to help stranger visit dying mother
Dean Moore took a woman from Teesside to Cambridge so she could visit her dying mother.

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