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Posted on 15 March 2019

Participants from our Football Friends programme Any Old Irons, which is run in partnership with West Ham United Foundation, met renowned footballer Tony Cottee last week. Cottee, who now works as a television football commentator, was a notable striker from 1982 until 2001. He played for top flight football teams West Ham United, Leicester City…

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Guide to good nutrition and hydration in older age

Posted on 11 March 2019

We’ve partnered with the British Dietetic Association (BDA) to highlight the importance of good nutrition and hydration in older age. Download our helpful guide to good nutrition and hydration.  Download five easy tips to improve nutrition and hydration in older age.   

A royal trip to The Queen’s Gallery tackles loneliness for older people from Surrey

Posted on 6 March 2019

Older people from our befriending and home care services in Surrey recently enjoyed a special trip to London. They were invited to a tour of Russian art exhibition, Russia, Royalty & the Romanovs at The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace.  The group from Woking enjoyed the exhibition as part of a community programme hosted by Royal Collection…

Bournemouth care home residents welcome children – and creatures!

Posted on 7 February 2019

Residents at our Bournemouth care home, the Retired Nurses National Home (RNNH), were delighted to welcome local primary school children to the home last week. But it wasn’t just the children who came to visit! Chickens, owls, guinea pigs and lizards joined the reception class pupils from St Walburga’s primary school. Residents were thrilled to…

Wallington Day Care celebrates 20th birthday

Posted on 1 February 2019

Our Day Care Wallington service for older people with dementia recently celebrated its 20th birthday in style! The Mayor of Sutton and local MP Tom Brake joined clients of the service, staff and the local community for the celebration. All enjoyed the party at the Triangle Day Care Service in Wallington, marking two decades of support…