Deal Centre for the Retired Ltd

A well-being hub for older people

The Deal Centre (Age Concern Deal Centre for the Retired Ltd) is a registered charity offering social opportunities for people aged over 50 and volunteers. It is a one-stop shop that offers services, activities, information and support to promote active ageing in an age-friendly environment.

For information, contact the Chief Executive Officer Debbie Barry at   

3 Park Street, Deal, Kent CT14 6AG 

01304 372608

or email

Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9.30 - 4.00 pm
Saturday 9.00am to 1.00 pm and Sunday 10am to 3.00pm

For Volunteering and general enquiries about the Centre email:-

Advocacy Service

In the Dover/ Deal area

Initial Enquiry: 

Lisa on 01304 372608

Sarah on 07768755202


Marianela Gamboa De Clayton on 0777 2165 320

Information and Advice

Lisa McCaughey 01304 372608

The Deal Centre works in conjunction with

Alzheimer's Society who run a Dementia Cafe once a month from the Centre

Stroke Club hold a meeting once a month

  • Future social events

    Duck Soup Nick Kelly Wednesday 14 November at 1.30
    Jack Foley Wednesday 12 December at 1.30
    P&O Choir Friday 14 December at 6.30

  • Dementia Cafe

    If you have dementia or are caring for someone with dementia, come along to the local cafe at the Deal Centre on the third Wednesday of each month from 10.30 to 12.30.
    For information contact or telephone  08450405919

  • Dementia Outreach Service

    Dementia Outreach Service for Carers, Deal and Sandwich Area. This service provides free one-to-one support, advice and information for the main carer in order that the stresses and strains associated with the role may be alleviated. For more information, please contact Gemma Cranthorne on 01304 372608 or
    Carers Lunch First Thursday of each month at The Deal Centre. 
    If you are caring for someone with dementia bring them along and join us once a month from 1.00 pm until 2.45 pm for a two-course meal followed by tea or coffee for £7.50. Our lunches are a great way to socialise and meet others who share similar life experiences.

  • Independent Living Support

    How can we help? We can assist you with household chores, transport to medical appointments or social activities, including preparation for social events in your home.We can take you shopping, do your shopping for you and deliver the items to your door or we can process internet shopping orders for delivery to you. 
    For more information, click on Independent Living Support on the blue side bar. 
    For more details please contact: 01304 372608 or email

The Deal Centre

The garden and garden room at The Deal Centre

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