With 20 years’ experience in elderly care and specifically serving the local communities of Ashford, Swale and surrounding areas since 2020, Seniors Helping Seniors® are experts in our field.

Whether you’re a senior yourself or you are someone who cares for seniors, see the below links to various resources and information on senior care which you may find useful. For more information on our senior care services contact us on 01233 746 000 or 01795 515 392



We recommend the following resources for seniors and anyone who is involved in senior care.

Age UK 

Connect Well – Linking health & community in Kent

Care Simplified – independent care advice service

Regain Hearing – Next generation of hearing aids and tinnitus reduction

Silver line – Help line for older people

Alzheimer’s Society – The UK’s leading support service and research charity for people with dementia and those who care for them

Parkinson’s UK – Support and research charity

The Money Advice Centre – Free and independent Money advice on care and other topics

Seniors Discounts – is the largest age specific discount platform in the UK

General information

Keeping healthy when it is really hot – NHS

Dying MattersRaising awareness of dying, death and bereavement

Food– Recipes for healthy eating Recipie 2

Keep well – self-screening to monitor risks of malnutrition (BAPEN)

World Cancer Day 2016 – I can ask for Support (fact sheet)

High50 – Age has its benefits

Spring Chicken – Making life easier and brighter as you get older

Campaign to end loneliness – Help and information on loneliness

Caron Cares – Advice & information for anyone caring for the elderly

Beth Britton – Winner ‘Best Independent Voice on Older People’s Issues’ – Older People in the Media Awards 2013

Sing for your life – Improving the health and wellbeing for older people through music

Independent Age – Advice and support for older age

My Ageing Parents Help and tips

Contact The Elderly – Companion service

University for the 3rd Age – Get creative

Turn to us – Benefits and grants

PRIME – Prince’s Initiative for mature Enterprise

Mature Times – News

When they get older – Help guides & useful information

Canterbury & District Pensioner Forum

MNT – Medical News Today

Design 2 Enable – Stay active with style

Mirage Designs – Help with downsizing, declutter, interior design

Co-operative Independent Living – Aids for Daily Living

Prim and Proper Hair & Beauty – Hair Styling salon for the over 60’s in Tonbridge (No loud music and very caring staff) 01732 352473

Dementia related

Join Dementia Research – For research info and access to drug trials

JC Proposals – The proposal

Unforgettable – The world’s best marketplace for dementia products and services

Care Charts UK – Remember-I’m-Me™ Care charts based on symbols

Dementia adventure – Nature based adventures for people living with dementia.

Active Minds – Activity Products for Dementia

Sporting Memories Network – Improving the wellbeing of people through reminisence

Playlist for Life – Connecting music, people and memories

Memory Bank – Outstanding dementia care product

Nutrition and dementia – Alzheimer’s Disease International

This is me – Tool for people with dementia receiving professional care

Press releases and News articles

Community Health – Online magazine from Kent community health / NHS trust

GP care bring back old fashioned family doctors – UK Governenment

Personal Health budget – NHS

What to eat after 50 – The Times

Paid for help services

3 Rings – Contact service

Life Line – 24 hour personal alarm

Relative Matters – Enhacing quality of life for older people

SOLLA – Society of later life advisers

Events of interest

The 50+ Show – Annual exhibitions for over 50’s across UK

Care – Support –  Services

Health Watch – Your spotlight on health and social care services

First Stop – Advice for older people

Family Mosaic – Help and aid around your home

KCCA – Kent Community Care Association

Good care guide – Care services listing

Home care – Home Care recommendations

Chosen with care – Helping you find the perfect care home for you or your loved ones (01892 300 530)

Member Associations

Dementia Friends – Make life better for people with dementia (SHS is a Champion)

Age Action Alliance – Improving older people’s lives

Social care commitment – people who need care and support with high quality services (member)

The National Skills Academy Social care – for everyone committed to excellent adult social care in England (member)

Red Zebra – Community Solutions

Training for carers – bespoke training courses

Social Enterprise UK – Business where Society profits