Welcome to our Information Hub

Use RACDV’s Info Hub to search and find out about local services for older people. Either a) use the pink search box above or b) click on one of the local areas listed or c) click on the alphabetical list below.

If you think there is a service we should list, or an entry that requires updating, please send details by email to infohub@racdv.org.uk or calling 01322 668106.
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RACDV has provided the Information Hub to help you find relevant services. The inclusion of an entry for an organisation does not imply a recommendation by RACDV. Please satisfy yourself  that any information we have provided is up to date and accurate by confirming it directly with the organisation concerned.
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Age UK Sevenoaks and Tonbridge – Computer Training

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"One-to-one tuition £8 per hour at our Sevenoaks’ office for those wanting to learn all aspects of using computers and the internet including email, searching, word-processing, social networking, online shopping etc."

15 mins walk from Bat and Ball Station; nearby bus stop for 421 from Swanley

Opening Hours Monday mornings and all day Tuesday – bookings must be made in advance by telephone Address The Old Meeting House, St John’s Road, Sevenoaks, Kent | TN13 3LR Phone 01732 454108
Get in Touch www.ageuk.org.uk/sevenoaksandtonbridge/contact-us/
Website www.ageuk.org.uk/sevenoaksandtonbridge

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support Services (ADSS) – Carers Learning Groups

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"The ‘Carers Learning Group’ is an educational programme for family carers of people with dementia.

It comprises of four, 3 hr weekly sessions and is designed to give carers a better understanding of the dementia, how to communicate with the person they care for and how to manage their relationship with their loved one as the dementia progresses.

The course is facilitated by two staff members and equips carers with strategies for dealing with situations they may find challenging."

Address | Phone 01474 533990
Email lesley.knight@alz-dem.org
Website www.alz-dem.org/our-services/carer-and-family-support/

Carers First – Carers’ Hub

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Serves Kent.

If you look after a relative or friend who due to ill health, physical or mental illness, disability, frailty or addiction cannot manage without your support then you are a carer,
Carers First is and independent, charitable organisation supporting and helping carers, within the areas it covers, with...
Information and advice, Emotional support, Support with benefits, Carers Assessments, Training ... and much more.

See also Carers First - Kent Carers' Emergency Card

Opening Hours Telephone support service Monday-Thursday 9.00am-5.00pm, Friday 9.00am-4.30pm Address Michael Gill Building, Tolgate Lane, Strood, Kent | ME2 4TG Phone 0300 303 1555
Email info@carersfirst.org.uk
Website www.carersfirst.org.uk/?Adult_Services_-_Kent

Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) – Online Today

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"The internet is transforming the way we live our lives. From how we shop, communicate with people and find out what's happening around the world and in our community, to how we read books, listen to music and book our favourite restaurant."

"We offer one to one support in the comfort of your home. Our team of expert volunteers, ... help anyone affected by sight or hearing loss to get online."

Address | Phone 0303 123 9999
Email onlinetoday@rnib.org.uk
Get in Touch www.rnib.force.com/customerrequest
Website www.rnib.org.uk/online-today

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Age UK Sevenoaks and Tonbridge – Computer Training

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"One-to-one tuition £8 per hour at our Sevenoaks’ office for those wanting to learn all aspects of using computers and the internet including email, searching, word-processing, social networking, online shopping etc."

15 mins walk from Bat and Ball Station; nearby bus stop for 421 from Swanley

Opening Hours Monday mornings and all day Tuesday – bookings must be made in advance by telephone Address The Old Meeting House, St John’s Road, Sevenoaks, Kent | TN13 3LR Phone 01732 454108
Get in Touch www.ageuk.org.uk/sevenoaksandtonbridge/contact-us/
Website www.ageuk.org.uk/sevenoaksandtonbridge

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support Services (ADSS) – Carers Learning Groups

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"The ‘Carers Learning Group’ is an educational programme for family carers of people with dementia.

It comprises of four, 3 hr weekly sessions and is designed to give carers a better understanding of the dementia, how to communicate with the person they care for and how to manage their relationship with their loved one as the dementia progresses.

The course is facilitated by two staff members and equips carers with strategies for dealing with situations they may find challenging."

Address | Phone 01474 533990
Email lesley.knight@alz-dem.org
Website www.alz-dem.org/our-services/carer-and-family-support/

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Carers First – Carers’ Hub

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Serves Kent.

If you look after a relative or friend who due to ill health, physical or mental illness, disability, frailty or addiction cannot manage without your support then you are a carer,
Carers First is and independent, charitable organisation supporting and helping carers, within the areas it covers, with...
Information and advice, Emotional support, Support with benefits, Carers Assessments, Training ... and much more.

See also Carers First - Kent Carers' Emergency Card

Opening Hours Telephone support service Monday-Thursday 9.00am-5.00pm, Friday 9.00am-4.30pm Address Michael Gill Building, Tolgate Lane, Strood, Kent | ME2 4TG Phone 0300 303 1555
Email info@carersfirst.org.uk
Website www.carersfirst.org.uk/?Adult_Services_-_Kent

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Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) – Online Today

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"The internet is transforming the way we live our lives. From how we shop, communicate with people and find out what's happening around the world and in our community, to how we read books, listen to music and book our favourite restaurant."

"We offer one to one support in the comfort of your home. Our team of expert volunteers, ... help anyone affected by sight or hearing loss to get online."

Address | Phone 0303 123 9999
Email onlinetoday@rnib.org.uk
Get in Touch www.rnib.force.com/customerrequest
Website www.rnib.org.uk/online-today

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