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“Having a laptop has given me a window to the world”

Posted on 7 November 2017

Australian born Bernie McDade, 68, moved to London twelve years ago for his job. Since retiring, three years ago, and experiencing some financial difficulties, Bernie has lived in sheltered accommodation alongside thirty others in the heart of Westminster. Last year Bernie underwent surgery on his hip and his foot, which led to him being house…

A cup of coffee with a smiley face on it
Coffee mornings in Woking

Posted on 21 August 2017

Date: Every last Thursday of the month Time: 11am to 12 noon Venue: The Smiles Café, Bernard Sunley Nursing Home, College Road GU22 8BT The local community are welcome to attend our monthly coffee mornings in The Smiles Café. Join us for light refreshments, meet our residents and staff, and find out more about your…

Fundraising Packs

Posted on 16 June 2015

There are lots of fantastic ways to raise money and have fun at the same time. Your help really can make a difference. Download your fundraising pack [PDF 2.22MB]

Loneliness In The Elderly Animation

Posted on 16 June 2015

The animation for our Future of Loneliness report shows the growing issue of loneliness in the older population and how we can all make a difference.   Everyday interactions have been proven to combat loneliness, which is why we are connecting neighbours, individuals and, ultimately, communities across the country by encouraging everyone to Be a Friend. Find…

The Future of Loneliness report

Posted on 16 June 2015

Our report looks at the growing issue of loneliness in the older population. Download The Future of Loneliness [PDF 1.8MB] Download the report’s executive summary [PDF 140KB] Watch the animation