York Older People's Assembly Meetings

Assembly Meetings

Our public meetings are held at the Friends Meeting House, Friargate, York YO1 9RL
on Mondays from 2 pm to 4 pm. Refreshments available from 1.30 pm. All welcome.

[ARCHIVES: For our Public Meeting speakers in 2017 click here, 2016 click here, 2015 click here, 2014 click here, 2013 click here & 2012 click here]


Monday 15 January
Financial Advice/Wills & Lasting power of Attorney
a)Financial Planning for the future - Garbutt & Elliot (Kevin Hilton)
b)Wills and Probate - Crombie Wilkinson(Belinda-Jane Poulter)

Monday 19 March
End of Life issues
a) Stan Young - on Dignity in Dying
b) Chris Dudzinska, Last Wishes Funerals - on alternative funeral planning
c) Ann Cairns, St Leonard's Hospice - how it works for you

Monday 9 April
Health Spending Plans 2018/19 – Phil Mettem Vale of York CCG
Rachael Maskell MP (York Central) – Report Back

Monday 21 May
Equity Release – Matthew Allen & Brendan Spencer from SAGA
Healthwatch – Oliver Athorn

Monday 16 July
Update on Mental Health Services (2016) – Tees and Esk Valley
Speaker from MIND – Alyson Scott – Chief Executive

Monday 17 September
Ageing Alone - AWOC York–Experience of Members

Monday 15 October
AGM (meet at 1 pm)
Guest speaker: Judith McNicol Director National Railway Museum York

Monday 19 November
Citizens Advice Bureau or Handy Person Service
Staying Healthy & Independent - Priory Medical Group (Lesley Godfrey)


We meet on Mondays, 2-4 pm at
The Garth, White Rose Avenue, New Earswick, York YO32 4TZ
Tel: 01904 202293 if you would like to attend.

Dates for 2018
February 5th
April 16th
June 11th
August 6th
October 8th
December 3rd