“We used to go to the St Francis dances on a Saturday, we all collected there and at Rosary Church on a Sunday afternoon: where is there for us now, at our age?” Cara participant Ethna, RIP, recently lost to us, asks. 762 more words
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Comic Relief has launched a £1.5 million fund to engage older people aged 65 and over in volunteering.
Between 15-25 grants will be awarded to projects that specifically target older people who don’t usually participate in volunteering or social activities because they are from a disadvantaged community, or face other barriers to participating. 97 more words
For the last few months Leeds Libraries have been working on a pilot scheme aimed at boosting digital inclusion in the city.
The tablet lending scheme shows people the positive changes that can be made to their lives from being online. 711 more words
Glasgow is a new city for me so my hobby and exercise routine has become exploring all its green spaces. And it has surprised me how many there are. 800 more words
In Leeds we are committed to making that sure care users and their loved ones can be confident their care is both sustainable and high quality. 676 more words