News & events

Make Christmas Day special for the thousands feeling lonely

Posted on 3 November 2016

  Could you organise an activity on Christmas Day and help to make sure no older person is alone unless they want to be? As official partners of Community Christmas, we hope that more people than ever before will get involved in 2016. Last year, 370 activities were known to have taken place in the…

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Annual review 2015-16: Caring for our future

Posted on 6 October 2016

Our annual review tells the stories of some of our amazing supporters, volunteers and beneficiaries. Take a look and find out more about what our support has meant to individuals, and the wider impact we’ve had on older people’s lives. Read online version Download Annual Review [PDF 1MB]  

London Wildlife Trust brings Potted History to Wallington Day Care

Posted on 21 September 2016

Service users at Triangle Day Care Wallington have been reconnecting with nature with help from the London Wildlife Trust. The trust’s Potted History project, funded by NHS Sutton and Merton Clinical Commissioning Groups, is a gardening and reminiscence project for older people who have become isolated. The project makes use of memory and nature-based activities…

Thurrock coffee club marks fifth anniversary

Posted on 7 September 2016

Staff and service users at Triangle Community Services Home Care in Thurrock celebrated the fifth anniversary of their fortnightly coffee club on Monday 5 September 2016. The Thurrock home care service, established in 2006, is a subsidiary of the national charity Friends of the Elderly. It offers care and support to older people, so they…

Impact Report 2014-15

Posted on 14 October 2015

Read our Impact Report to find out about the difference we made in the year 2014-2015.  Download Impact Report [PDF 625KB]