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A letter from Hazel Chipping – Friendship

A letter from Hazel Chipping – Friendship

You don’t have to be alone in this world – you can find company if you look for it. I am 77 and when I had to give up work early due to ill health I was told you can join our local day centre in Cobha ...
When did you last make a new friend?

When did you last make a new friend?

As children and in our younger years, meeting new people and making new friends is often part of everyday life; starting or changing schools, doing hobbies, working or generally socialising all mean c ...
Time to celebrate the gift of friendship

Time to celebrate the gift of friendship

The International Day of Friendship is a United Nations initiative developed from a proposal made by UNESCO in 1997, which defined a Culture of Peace as a set of values. Acknowledging the damaging eff ...
One woman’s 53 years of volunteering service

One woman’s 53 years of volunteering service

This week is National Volunteers Week, a chance for us all to thank the thousands of people who volunteer their time to improving the lives of others and to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity ...