Tag Archives: loneliness

Bringing people together over a cuppa

Bringing people together over a cuppa

We Brits love our tea; reaching for a cuppa in times of crisis, grief, friendship and joy. Putting the kettle on could be our national sport! The humble cup of tea has been a stalwart for generations. ...
The value of older volunteers

The value of older volunteers

Age-Friendly and Inclusive Volunteering, a new review of community contributions in later life by the Centre for Ageing Better, calls on charities, voluntary organisations and the public sector to do ...
The power of a simple human connection

The power of a simple human connection

On 25th November The Silver Line celebrates its fifth birthday. In just five years, this confidential, 24-hour helpline for vulnerable and isolated older people, open every single day and night of the ...