More Support for the Over 50s
24 November 2016


People over the age of 50 living in Tameside who may feel isolated and lonely or who may need support getting to a medical appointment can now benefit from being supported , thanks to  another Big Lottery grant  awarded to Fit Over Fifty, a not for profit social enterprise based in Stalybridge.

The Chaperon service that escorts people to visit the park, shopping or visit anywhere within the

Greater Manchester area, has received further funding to expand and continue the service. People can register now for their 4 FREE 2 hour outings (up to 3 hours for a Hospital visits) and all they pay is 60p a mile towards the petrol and they do need to be able to get in/ out of an average car

Visits are subject to availability, an assessment and are on a first come first served basis.

If you wish to take advantage of the services, need a chat to obtain more information call free on 0800 061 4151 or email. website is