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News: December 2016

Retirement living residents in Doncaster have travelled back to the 1950s in the first of three unique social events designed to reduce isolation in older people.

Posted on 30 Dec 2016

Residents are being reminded not to miss out on nominating local people for the Shiregreen Community Awards 2017.

Posted on 29 Dec 2016

A Hackney youth theatre charity attracted over 70 people for a Christmas performance of Hansel and Gretel with a serious message behind it.

Posted on 23 Dec 2016

With Christmas known to be one of the loneliest times of the year for older people, Age UK Oxfordshire and Sanctuary Housing have joined forces to teach local elderly residents how to use digital tools to stay in touch with loved ones.

Posted on 22 Dec 2016

Teenagers in Shiregreen are being encouraged to become more active in weekly youth football sessions as part of a community sports initiative.

Posted on 21 Dec 2016

A new community farm designed to engage with primary school pupils in Worcester and improve local green space has swung open its gates for the first time at a special launch event.

Posted on 19 Dec 2016

Staff and residents from a leading housing association are helping Rochford families living on the breadline by donating supplies to a local foodbank.

Posted on 15 Dec 2016

Staff from Sanctuary Housing and Cherwell District Council (CDC) have been putting their knitting skills to the test as they help weave warmth into the lives of Syrian refugees this Christmas.

Posted on 15 Dec 2016

Budding pop stars in Shiregreen are getting the chance to produce their own music videos as part of a scheme to get young people on their feet.

Posted on 12 Dec 2016

From penguins to red-nosed reindeers, Torbay community workers are hoping their pullover power will bring joy to disadvantaged children worldwide.

Posted on 9 Dec 2016



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