North London Cares and South London Cares
We look at two great videos from North London Cares and South London Cares who are tackling loneliness and isolation and bringing communities together.
Enabling Social Action
In this video, Staffordshire County Council discusses its experience of commissioning social action to help communities take action on the issues they care about.
Interview: Mary Reed, Make Someone Welcome (Part 2)
The second part of our interview with Mary Reed of the Wiltshire Centre for Independent Living about their Make Someone Welcome Campaign.
Interview with Mary Reed, Make Someone Welcome (Part 1)
Mary from the Wiltshire Centre for Independent Living tells us about their campaign to get all groups and organisations to welcome disabled people.
The rural village of Solva has created a whole community approach to domiciliary care with outstanding results
Landermeads Care Home
We look at how a family-orientated re-think at Landermeads Nursing Home improved life for residents.
Video: Meet Me At The Albany
Check out this short film about an all day arts club for people aged over 60. It showcases the passion and energy of everyone involved.
It can sometimes seem like the pace of modern life is relentless, especially when viewed through the distorted lens of social media. Let’s be honest, nobody’s normal week is really spent letting loose at a music festival on Monday, climbing up Machu Picchu on Wednesday and sunbathing on white beaches on Friday, despite what their Instagram feed or Facebook page…
Meet Me At The Albany – a grown-ups’ playground
We champion a new type of day centre for older people where anything is possible!
New approaches to dementia care
A look at two positive news stories about using technology to empower people with dementia and their carers.