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Fundraiser runs 500 miles to help tackle loneliness

Fundraiser runs 500 miles to help tackle loneliness
FEB
29
At Contact the Elderly, we are always thrilled to see our supporters take on incredible challenges in order to raise money for our vital work. One shining example is Deborah
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84-year-old Olive contributes to BBC debate on The Big Questions

84-year-old Olive contributes to BBC debate on The Big Questions
FEB
24
When it comes to discussions about older people in society, the voice of the older person is often missing from such discussions and never gets heard. Therefore it was great to
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Banbury coordinator honoured for voluntary work by Halifax

Banbury coordinator honoured for voluntary work by Halifax
FEB
11
Contact the Elderly is thrilled to hear Andrew Willis, coordinator of our group in Banbury, Oxfordshire, has been chosen as a Halifax Giving Extra Award winner. Halifax Giving Extra Awards recognises
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Our reaction to Age UK announcement that 1.4 million older people don't receive the care they need

Our reaction to Age UK announcement that 1.4 million older people don't receive the care they need

Our reaction to Age UK's report released today revealing that 1.4 million over 65s don’t have the support they need:   Contact the Elderly’s CEO Meryl Davies commented:   “This research by Age UK reflects
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Our response to the appointment of the new Minister for Loneliness

Our response to the appointment of the new Minister for Loneliness

"At Contact the Elderly we  are delighted that Mims Davies MP is now the Minister for Loneliness. Millions of older people are affected by loneliness, and our work with the
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A new play exploring loneliness arrives in London

A new play exploring loneliness arrives in London

The team behind a new play exploring loneliness and friendship, which opened in London last week, has joined forces with Contact the Elderly to raise awareness of older people suffering
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