Volunteering helped me make new friends after the death of my wife
Charlie is a former chef and volunteer driver in one of our Stockton groups. He has been a driver since 2015...
I worked full time until I was nearly 90
We spoke to crossword extraordinaire, journalist and all-round incredible woman Barbara Hall about her achievements and the secret to a happy life.
NHS England: an opportunity to help tackle loneliness at the root
We welcome the plans by NHS England to recruit more than 1,000 link workers to drive forward social prescribing.
Volunteering keeps me humble and reminds me of what is important
Batul from Croydon started volunteering with us seven years ago as a driver after her Grandmother passed away.
Good Morning Britain launches 1 Million Minutes campaign on loneliness
Good Morning Britain launched their new 1 Million Minutes campaign on loneliness today with a poignant film called ‘Time is a Gift’.
Contact the Elderly (now Re-engage) to merge with Community Christmas
The Community Christmas website lists events taking place across the UK that are open to older, vulnerable people in the community who would otherwise be spending Christmas Day alone.