Recently there has been a wealth of TV shows and newspaper columns dedicated to the issue of loneliness and isolation in older people living in the UK. One particular show that seems to have caught a lot of people’s attention, involves a group of young children spending time with residents from a care home, with a very positive result for both age groups. When you … Continue reading 8 New Partners join Ageing Well Torbay
The collaboration workshops for the Big Commission are designed to get groups and agencies thinking about what they have in common, their different strengths, and the potential for collaboration. These workshops will be facilitated by Claire Moyes from Hall Aitken (the Ageing Well Torbay support agency). If you are interested in tendering for the Big Commission we strongly advise you to attend a Collaboration workshop … Continue reading The Big Commission
The first ever Torbay Symposium of Ideas is being held on Saturday May 6th at Central Church Tor Hill Road, Torquay. It is a completely free event arranged by Ageing Well Torbay and everyone, whatever their age is welcome to come along. On the day there will be talks, including how to become an amateur astronomer by Torbay Astronomical Society, you can also find out … Continue reading Torbay’s first ever Symposium of Ideas!
People from across Torbay have been spilling the beans with the Ageing Well team on what life is really like for over 50s during a series of ‘Food for Thought’ events. Ageing Well Torbay, a six year Big Lottery funded project, will be using feedback from the recent ‘Food For Thought’ participation events to decide on the next two years of focus for their activities. … Continue reading Press Release: Ageing Well Torbay finds out the bread and butter issues for over 50s