Elderly Care

Cinnamon Trust

Cinnamon Trust is the only specialist national charity which seeks to relieve the anxieties, problems, and sometimes injustices, faced by elderly and terminally ill people and their pets, thereby saving a great deal of human sadness and animal suffering.

Telephone: 01736 757 900

Website: www.cinnamon.org.uk

Sprowston Day Centre Luncheon Club

Sprowston Day Centre Luncheon Club is run from St Cuthbert’s Centre on Wroxham Road, offering the elderly a place to meet and make new friends as well as giving them a two course home cooked meal. The centre is open on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Telephone: 01603 419682

Website: www.sprowstondaycentre.co.uk

Email: sprowstondaycentre@hotmail.com

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4 70 80 90

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Age UK

Age UK is the country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. We believe in a world where everyone can love later life and we work every day to achieve this.

Telephone: 0800 055 6112

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Contact Care - Personal Alarms, Lifeline for the Elderly

With your personal alarm button you can call for help day or night, from anywhere in your home or garden (within 50m of the lifeline unit), 365 days of the year.

Telephone: 08009 174 680

Website: www.contactcarelifeline.co.uk

Email: contactcare@saffronhousing.co.uk

Holt and District Dementia Support

Holt & District Dementia Support is a local registered charity which provides a service hub for those with dementia, their carers and their families.

Their services include a weekly Poppy Café and fortnightly Poppy PM. Both offer opportunities for support and companionship in a safe, friendly and relaxed environment and take place in the Meeting Room at St. Andrew’s Church, Holt, NR25 6BB.

  • Poppy Café opens every Tuesday from 10:30 to12:30
  • Poppy PM is open on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month from 14:00 to 15:30

Their Poppy Home Visiting service provides respite for family members or carers who look after those with dementia in their own homes.

Telephone Claire Roberts: 01263 713817 or Eleanor Sidgwick: 01263 710617

Website: www.holtdementiasupport.org.uk

Email: contact@holtdementiasupport.org.uk


Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Email: helpline@dementiauk.org