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Grants available for older people struggling to heat their home

Senior woman saving energy by dressing warm and adjusting her thermostat.

Wednesday 15 February: It's Fuel Poverty Awareness Day on Friday and we are encouraging older people who need help heating their homes to apply to our small grant scheme.

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New dates for our Any Old Irons project

Wednesday 1 February: Our 'Any Old Irons' project is starting again with West Ham United Foundation. New dates for the five-week project have been released, so book now to avoid disappointment.

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Activities give 15,300 older people somewhere to go on Christmas Day

11 January 2017: We have been working with Community Christmas to tackle loneliness among older people by identifying and promoting hundreds of activities taking place on Christmas Day.

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New Woking day care centre holds Christmas party

13 December 2016: Staff and service users at a day care centre in Woking invited members of the local community to join them for a Christmas party.

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Events at our homes and services this festive season

Wednesday 7 December: Our care homes and services are spreading some festive joy by opening their doors to the community this December.

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Part-time, flexible working opportunity in the care industry

Wednesday 7 December: We are seeking compassionate and caring individuals to work as a Health Care Assistant.

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Event: Moor House Christmas fayre – Sun 27 Nov

Event: Our care home in Staines-upon-Thames, Moor House, is hosting a Christmas fayre for the local community on Sunday 27 November 2016.

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Innovative programme to reconnect older football fans launches

22 November 2016: Friends of the Elderly and West Ham United Foundation are inviting fans of the football club to join a project to celebrate and explore the club’s rich history.

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What do I want for Christmas? “I wish I had someone to talk to”

11 November 2016: This Stir-up Sunday, we're calling on the nation to consider the wishes of the half a million older people who say Christmas Day is when they feel most lonely.

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Make Christmas Day special for the thousands feeling lonely

Could you organise an activity on Christmas Day and help to make sure no older person is alone unless they want to be? This year we are partnering with Community Christmas.

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