Joining Forces


Are you over 60 years of age, and did you serve in any capacity in HM Armed Forces, including National Service? Then "JOINING FORCES" may be for you.  We are partnering with other ex-service organisations and local service to support older veterans.

We can:

  • provide 1:1 guided support
  • provide information and advice
  • signpost and refer to other services

in order to maintain health and wellbeing, reduce feelings of isolation, help with financial support, or advise with aids and modifications around the home.

Service Details

Newbridge House, Henderson Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6RA (directions displayed on map)
Age UK Cheshire East
Service Type:
Health and Wellbeing
How is the service provided?:
  • Telephone
  • Post
  • Email
  • Face to face
  • Within the Community
  • Home visit
  • In Your Home
Age Range:
Age Band:
  • Adults (18+)
  • Older People (65+)
Is a referral required?:
Accepted referral methods:
  • Via GP or Health Professional
  • Via Jobcentre Plus
  • Via Adult Social Care
  • Via Cheshire East Housing Options Team
  • Via Voluntary Agencies
  • Via Local Area Coordinators
Eligibility criteria:
Must have served in HM Armed Forces for at least one day in a full time, reserve/territorial or National Service capacity.
Provides support to:
  • Older people
  • Veterans
Areas covered in Cheshire East:
  • All Areas of Cheshire East
Sector Type:
  • Registered Charity
Registered Charity Number:

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Weekdays only
Opening Times - Monday:
9am to 4.30pm
Opening Times - Tuesday:
9am to 4.30pm
Opening Times - Wednesday:
9am to 4.30pm
Opening Times - Thursday:
9am to 4.30pm
Opening Times - Friday:
9am to 4.30pm
Opening Times - Saturday:
Opening Times - Sunday:
Additional Opening Times:

This page was last updated on 19 April 2018

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This page was last updated on 19 April 2018


Contact Details

Contact Name:
Mike Askew
General contact details
07432 460773
01625 612958