Age UK Berkshire

Age UK Berkshire can provide a wide range of free information and expert advice, including pensions, benefits, housing, employment, leisure, social care and ways to increase income and manage your money. We also have access to small grants for individual older people.

We are the leading organisation providing integrated health and wellbeing services for older people across all of Berkshire, a local independent charity and part of the Age UK brand.

We also assist with on-line grocery shopping for anyone who struggles with shopping.

Easy Shop is provided by Age UK Berkshire in association with local supermarkets to give you regular and reliable supermarket grocery shopping delivered to your home. If you find it difficult to get to the shops, Easy Shop is designed for you.

One of our team will visit you in your own home and set up the system for you.
We will then telephone you at an agreed time to take your shopping list.
We will place your order with the supermarket of your choice and arrange for them to deliver at a pre-arranged time.

In addition to the cost of your shopping Age UK Berkshire make a charge of £6 each time we order your shopping, for arranging the service.
The supermarkets may also make a small charge for delivery. But we know this is much more cost-effective than paying a Care Worker to do your shopping for you (which may cost as much as £40), so Easy Shop at £6 each time is cheaper and highly-recommended by our customers

Opening Hours
9am to 4.30pm

Age UK
Huntley House
119 London Street

0118 959 4242

Autism Berkshire

Autism Berkshire is the county’s leading autism charity, offering a wide range of services to support individuals and families living with autism.

As part of the SPACE project, we are delivering the following advice services for Slough residents every Wednesday, from 10am to 2pm, at the YES Shop in the Queensmere Observatory shopping centre:

  • Drop-in advice on all aspects of autism and support services available locally from our Slough support worker Clare Johnson-Alem
  • Appointments for advice on benefits applications and appeals with our expert adviser Kevin Jackson.

Benefits advice is only available by appointment – please email or call 01189 594 594.

Advice is available at other times by calling our Helpline service on 01189 594 594 between 10am and 1pm on weekdays or by emailing and from our Home Visiting Service.

We also run training workshops in Slough for parents and carers, offering advice on a range of topics and daytime and evening support groups, which give an opportunity to ask questions and share experiences with other parents in a friendly and informal setting.

Full details of all our services are available online at by calling 01189 594 594 or email us at

Opening Hours
Helpine Monday to Friday 10am to 1pm

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