basket making classes
We do so much more than our name suggests although shopping is a key service we provide for the over 60’s of Kintyre.

Based in Campbeltown, covering the whole of Kintyre.

Anna having a rest between dances at the Elderberries Club
‘Anna having a rest between dances at the Elderberries Club’

The primary mission of Shopper-Aide is to support older people (60+) in their own homes and with daily living, promoting independence.

Elderberries Christmas Party

Shopper-Aide also provide:

  • Support to carers of the older person, where that support is not available from other agencies.
  • Social activities for older people.
  • Housekeeping.
  • Home Visits.
  • Prescription collection.
  • Transport for appointments and social activities.

gathering for a sponsored walk

Scottish Charity No. SC042272 | Company No. SC397358

Big Lottery fundedAge Scotland LogoGarfield Weston Foundation

What folks are saying about us…

A very big thank you...

... to you all for giving your time and dedication to our brother. He looked forward to your weekly visits and was also reassurance, for us, to know that he was being visited on a weekly basis. Vivienne Davidson and June Breslow

Huge credit to you all...

...for what you’ve achieved in five years. Heather Smithson

What an important part Shopper-Aide play ...

... in the community and the variety of things you do. Kathleen Martin

I wish you well and good luck for the next 5 years, I don’t know, or think what we could do without Shopper-Aide.Eva Macdonald MBE

Every town ...

... should have a Shopper-Aide. Isa Moore

It gets me up in the morning ...

... ,as if it wasn’t for Elderberries I would be on my own all day. Florrie Kendrick

This service is invaluable to the whole community of Campbeltown and beyond, not just to my Mother.  The care and attention shown by all the staff is second to none.