Impact Report 2014/15
A snapshot of our achievements, including a financial review, and objectives going forward.
Wales: A Good Place to Grow Old?
A Bevan Foundation Report for Age Alliance Wales
Wales: A Good Place to Grow Old? is a Bevan Foundation Report for Age Alliance Wales which looks at the challenges facing older people living in Wales. The report tells the story of Ruth, aged 91, who attends Contact the Elderly tea parties and the difference the outings making to her life.
At a glance briefing co-produced by SCIE and Contact the Elderly
Preventing loneliness and social isolation among older people was co-produced by Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) and Contact the Elderly. The report highlights the adverse effects of feeling isolated and describes a number of services that have been found to reduce the problem, including Contact the Elderly’s tea parties.
Reaching Isolated Older People
A three year Big Lottery funded project to explore how Contact the Elderly can more effectively reach isolated older people.
Contact the Elderly works closely with the media in order to raise awareness of its work. You may find these documents useful if you are working with your local paper in order to recruit more volunteers or guests for your group.