List of services that help older people in Bromley.

Independent Age 18 Avonmore Rd, London W14 8RR.                                                              Tel: 020 7605 4200 and 0800 319 6789 Befriending  

Bromley Well (including Carers Bromley General info and a befriending service                 Tel: 0300 330 9039. Email:

Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) Bromley Good Neighbours and Transport Service (sometimes a small charge is made)                                                                                             Email: Tel: 020 3002 2190

Age UK Bromley & Greenwich 11 South St, Bromley BR1 1RH Tel: 020 8315 1850.          Email:  Free befriending and form-filling

Their Help at Home service (Mon - Fri 9am till 5pm) @ £17.50 per hour offers:

  •  Help for those discharged from hospital; recovering from illness/accident

  •  Companionship

  •  Shopping

  •  Assistance with laundry

  •  Basic cleaning tasks

  •  Meal preparation

  •  Organising mail and writing letters; escorting to the bank

  •  Assistance to/from hospital appointments

Bromley Dementia Support Hub Tel: 020 3328 0366 (local call rate)

Email address:

Salvation Army Bromley Ethelbert Road, Bromley BR1 1HU Email address: Tel: 020 8464 4743

The Silver Line Helpline - 0800 4 70 80 90 A national confidential, free telephone helpline for older people, open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They also offer telephone and letter friendship schemes that match volunteers with older people based on their interests; facilitated group calls; and help to connect people with local services in their area.

Dial a Ride 07398 900

Blind Veterans UK (No One Alone team) Services and support for ex-Service men and women with severe sight loss. 12-14 Harcourt Street, London W1H 4HD.                             Tel: 0800 389 7979 Email: 

Branching Out A charity who do gardening jobs for a fee

 2a Fielding Lane, Bromley BR2 9FL Tel: 020 8313 9725                                                               Eamil: 

MyLife portal and Connecting Bromley For a comprehensive list of drop-ins, clubs, etc. Bromley.


Businesses that provide care in the home:

We can’t actually recommend a company but these are some who operate locally. They charge for their services. It is very important to check the CQC rating which is shown on their websites

Also see Age UK’s Help at Home service above (which they charge for)