Age Concern Colchester HQ in Full Bloom

What a week!!! Take a look at the before and after photos We’ve had a great week at Age Concern Colchester with our arrival of some outdoor seating, courtesy of a grant from King Coel Kittens and some beautiful flowers to brighten up the front of our building with the amazing help and support...

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New Yoga Class Starting

We bring you good tidings! A shiny brand new set of Yoga classes are starting on Tuesday. We have a 6 week block to offer. Turn up 11am for 11.15am start. Please get in touch asap if you are interested. Book now to avoid disappointment. Contact Age Concern Colchester for...

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The Big Knit at Clacton Covered Market

Age Concern Colchester and NE Essex say a big thanks to those who turned up at Clacton Covered Market yesterday to Knit us small smoothie hats so we can turn them into cash. That way we can help make life better for those in Later Years around NE Essex. This...

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Trying Out New Pursuits

Trying to do new things needn’t apply solely to the younger generation alone, it is also within the domain of whatever age you are now. Although trying out an activity you are not used to doing can sound exciting, being nervous of failure is often more of a reality for...

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The Veranda Calling!

Do you think you would like to help out with our clubs and activities on the Vernada for a couple of hours at Age Concern Colchester headquarters? As the organisation is expanding, we are constantly looking for further ways to support our community while they are with us. We need...

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Five ways to wellbeing: Be Active

  The last of the ‘5 ways to wellbeing’ series is to ‘Keep Active’. When growing older people appreciate that the benefits of a suitable exercise regime, outweigh the costs. Research has shown that those who regularly exercise have in the fullness of time enjoyed greater independence during later years....

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New Member of Our Team

Jean Robinson started yesterday as Centre Manager and joins us after 5 ½ years in AGE UK Essex. She will managing our ‘Veranda’ space here at Age Concern headquarters. We would just like to say, welcome to the team! The Veranda as this space is called, was launched earlier this...

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