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Age UK Sunderland - ActivAge Programme

Age UK Sunderland's ActivAge Programme offers a range of courses and activities to help older people throughout the City of Sunderland to get more out of later life. We aim to promote wellbeing and independence, reduce isolation and stimulate the mind.

Our current ActivAge Programme includes: 

  • iPad courses
  • Tablet (Android) courses
  • Computer courses
  • Calligraphy courses
  • Watercolour courses
  • Family Tree, Local History, Photo Shop
  • Language courses: Spanish, German and French
  • Tai Chi, Yoga, Pilates, Line Dancing, Dance Fit, Keep Fit and Seated Exercise
  • A variety of social activities take place on a weekly basis

For more information please visit our ActivAge page on our website: or, call us on (0191) 514 1131.

In addition to our ActivAge Programme, Age UK Sunderland offers a broad range of services including the following:

  • Advocacy Service
  • Community Support Clubs
  • Dial a Driver
  • Digital Inclusion
  • Essence Service
  • Friends and Neighbours Sunderland (FaNS)
  • Hospital Discharge Service
  • Information and Advice
  • Joining Forces
  • Keeping in Touch
  • Lifestyle Service
  • Living Well and Beyond Cancer
  • Living Well Link Service
  • Redwood Day Service
  • Social Focus Project

For more information regarding any of the above services please visit our website or telephone us on (0191) 514 1131.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Angela Newton
Contact Position
ActivAge Manager
0191 514 1131
Age UK Sunderland Website

Where to go

Bradbury Centre
Stockton Road
Tyne & Wear

Time / Date Details

When is it on
The Bradbury Centre is open Monday to Friday 9am until 5pm
Time of day

Other Details


Course and activity fees vary depending on individual circumstances and funder.
Sunderland City Council and Together for Children Sunderland do not recommend or endorse any providers or services listed. Please read our full Disclaimer here.
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