About Us

Mission Statement

‘Asian Elders’ Resource Centre exists to empower Asian Elders and meet their social, cultural, emotional and spiritual needs through the provision of appropriate services.


Asian Elders’ Resource Centre is established since 1989, and a registered charity since 2004.
Asian Elders’ Resource Centre is highly recognised and valued specialised service provider for older Asian people 50+ living within Bolton Borough. As a specialised provider, we have knowledge and expertise to assess the needs of Local Asian People and provide needled services. Over the last 22 years of our existence, we have established a very close working relationship with Local Adult services. The financial contribution and ongoing support from Bolton Council has been one of the key factors for our existence and highly praised success.

Management Committee

The current Management Committee has 3 Honourable Officers, who hold the position of Chair, Secretary and Treasurer. The remaining members are Trustees all of whom are registered with the Charity Commission. Our Current members are as follows:

Honourable Officers

Chair – Mr Chandrakant Parmar 

Secretary – Mrs Indira Tailor 

Treasurer Mr Shashikant Merchant

Board of Trustees at AERC

Mr Yusuf Mangera 

Mr Prabhodhchandra Patel 

Mr Narendra Solanki 

Mrs Rehana Makkan 

Mrs Kanta Kerai