Why our volunteers are the best
We're always impressed with our brilliant volunteers but, over the past few weeks, we've been blown away by their incredible care and commitment.
A sad farewell to William Barney
Re-engage trustee Sarah Reed celebrates an incredible ‘force of nature’ who supported the charity for 40 years.
'I keep the radio on just to hear another voice'
Having been desperately lonely for years, John, 78, describes how the lockdown is making life harder.
Just when will we meet again? Suspending tea party groups and adapting to Covid
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.
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