'I keep the radio on just to hear another voice'
Having been desperately lonely for years, *Patrick, 78, describes how the lockdown is making life harder.
One woman hadn’t spoken to a soul in two weeks’
Re-engage volunteer, Neville, describes how much he loves bringing lonely older people together - and how the current lockdown isn’t holding him back
Just when will we meet again?
Our CEO, Meryl Davies, asks when the current lockdown might end for older people.
By Meryl Davies, CEO
“I’m no partygoer but, before all this, I was busy!”
The irrepressible Gwyneira, who's 96, (pictured here at a tea party last year), talks to us about life in lockdown.
Re-engage names new head of engagement for Scotland
Call companions keeping communities connected
Following the Government’s decision to move into the ‘Delay’ phase of their national emergency plan we took the organisational decision to suspend our regular social gatherings for the time being.