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Where there’s a will there’s a way

Thousands of people die each year without having made their wills. And in many cases, the State will benefit while their families and friends lose out. 658 more words

Health And Wellbeing

“It has taken away the fear factor of using a tablet for the first time” Get Online Week

“It has been wonderful! I’ve learnt so much and thoroughly enjoyed looking at the old photos of Leeds” – Dorothy

This week, 17-23 October, is… 589 more words


Walk, Talk and a Coffee Stop

If you are looking to meet a wonderful group of new friends, a chat, some exercise and a coffee this could be for you!!  Mall Walking groups are supported by COTA WA and they are held weekly at various shopping centres across Perth.   67 more words


Join us in celebrating International Day of Older People 2016

By 2020, half of our UK population will be aged 50 or over.  As people have a better quality of living, it also means longer lives.  1,331 more words


Celebrating National Dementia Carers Day

It is estimated that there are 670,000 people caring for someone with dementia in the UK.
Caring for a loved one with dementia poses many challenges for families and caregivers. 441 more words


Living active, living well

Jim Ferguson’s life was completely changed when he became more active. He met with our Chief Executive Brian Sloan to spread the word about how getting active can improve your quality of life, even for those living with a chronic condition.  386 more words

Older People

You’ve got a "Befriender" in me with Otley Action for Older People

Did you know that there was an International Friendship day, dedicated to the bond of friendship and companionship and celebrated on the first Sunday of August every year?  1,297 more words