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’.
'Christmas anxiety' highlighted as common festive issue
Not everyone looks forward to the Christmas period.
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.
New action group call on Scottish Government
New action call to Government for tackling loneliness.