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Older people tell their stories of love in exciting photography exhibition

Older people tell their stories of love in exciting photography exhibition
JAN
26
Love Lived is an exciting photography project exploring the theme of love through the stories and portraits of 14 older people. The interactive exhibition aims to bridge the intergenerational gap through
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Shelagh Fogarty takes Mastermind trophy for Contact the Elderly

Shelagh Fogarty takes Mastermind trophy for Contact the Elderly
JAN
20
Contact the Elderly was thrilled to see Shelagh Fogarty win Celebrity Mastermind on Saturday 9 January with Contact the Elderly as her chosen charity. Fogarty, who is a journalist and LBC
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Contact the Elderly: A remedy to the epidemic of loneliness

Contact the Elderly: A remedy to the epidemic of loneliness
JAN
15
Contact the Elderly has been featured on a BBC documentary about loneliness. The Age of Loneliness was screened on Thursday 7 January on BBC One and focussed on how the issue
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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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