Tag: Support

Shirley Cunningham distributing letters from pupils, Credit: Age UK Salford

Salford Age UK clients “overjoyed” after receiving heart-warming Christmas letters from students

Pupils at Manchester Grammar School have written Christmas letters and poems to be shared amongst older adults supported by Age UK Salford.

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“It’s just great receiving donations, the children in Salford are so appreciative” A Salford children’s charity receive donations to continue their services during Covid-19

A Salford children’s charity has received a £2,000 donation which will be used to ensure children receive support following the impact of […]

Emma Smith, project manager for Empowered Conversations and Age UK Salford CEO, Dave Haynes

Specialist virtual dementia support will be delivered locally by Age UK Salford and Empowered Conversations

Age UK Salford has teamed up with dementia communications specialists to continue to deliver unique online support amidst the coronavirus pandemic. […]

“There were moments I felt suicidal” – how Covid-19 has depleted students

“There were moments I felt suicidal” – how Covid-19 has depleted students

Two University of Salford students say remote learning has led them to need more support than ever before.   Both […]

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“It gives carers some respite and a space to talk”- Gaddum launches virtual coffee morning for Salford carers

Greater Manchester charity ‘Gaddum’ has been hosting virtual coffee mornings for carers in Salford in light of the ongoing pandemic. […]

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Organisations that support victims of hate crime to receive £500 grants

Salford CVS are offering £500 grants to organisations that support those affected by hate crime. Organisations in Salford can apply […]

Heather Henry. Image credit: John Houlihan

“It’s all their work, not mine” Nurse who helped struggling fathers will feature in new book

Heather Henry. Image credit: John Houlihan An entrepreneurial nurse from Sale, Heather Henry, is to feature in a new book […]

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“While we can keep somebody alert – we will”: The baking group in Eccles helping people with learning difficulties and dementia

An Eccles baking group is helping people with learning difficulties and dementia to improve their sensory skills. People that attend […]