Tag: loneliness

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Salford woman encourages others to explore their community potential

Christine Sherburne, 65, is making a difference to people experiencing loneliness and isolation in Salford by providing a new, vital […]

“I’m not happy about it” – Tier 4 causes Salford student to be alone at Christmas

“I’m not happy about it” – Tier 4 causes Salford student to be alone at Christmas

Salford students will be facing the truth of having to spend their Christmas period away from their families. Whilst not […]

The Tiger Moth pub in Irlam. Credit: Google Street View.

“It’s a lovely little story in bad times” – Irlam pub to host weekly support sessions tackling loneliness and isolation during Coronavirus

The Tiger Moth pub in Irlam is to open its doors on Monday 14 December as the venue for new […]

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Salford primary schools “brighten residents’ day” with personalised messages for care home residents

Primary schools around Salford have joined a national scheme to combat social isolation by writing personalised messages for care home […]

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How Walkdens Community Hub are combatting loneliness within dementia this Christmas.

“Christmas can be a dismal time for those that are vulnerable, events like this are massively important.”- Lesley Fisher, carer. […]

Project helping elderly people in Salford to stay safe in their homes

Project helping elderly people in Salford to stay safe in their homes

Salix Homes is working with Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, The University of Manchester, and the University of Salford on a new research project.

Salford communities band together to combat loneliness

Salford communities band together to combat loneliness

Community groups in Salford are integrating people back into society to avoid isolation, a major trigger for loneliness. Loneliness has […]