Activities and support around retirement and beyond

There are several organisations offering specific support to residents who are at, or approaching, retirement age and beyond. This includes those who have more time on their hands and are looking to get more involved in local groups, as well as organisations that offer support.

Some of the largest groups and organisations are listed below. They will be able to provide advice on other services, activities and support.

Things to do

University of the Third Age (U3A)

Over 100 mutual interest and hobby groups covering art, history, games, languages, day trips and more.

Volunteer Centre Dacorum

Give your time and skills to support local community organisations.

Community Action Dacorum

Make, mend and learn alongside others at the Repair Shed, or access the Shopmobility scheme.

Access support

These organisations provide a lot of support directly, and are experts in what other help may be available in the local area.

Age UK Dacorum

Activity clubs, friendship teas, yoga and support such as handyperson and advice services.

The Centre in the Park

Centre in Hemel Hempstead offering daily lunch and social activities for older residents.

Local Plan flats and houseHelp shape the future of Dacorum by having your say on our revised draft Local Plan. The deadline for making comments is 11.59pm on Monday 11 December 2023. Find out more and give your feedback.   ×

In this section..