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Age UK Teesside Seeking Volunteer Befrienders

Age UK Teesside Seeking Volunteer Befrienders created by Rachel Stacey published on 10 August 2017

Age UK Teesside are seeking volunteer befrienders to visit older people living in Hartlepool who have been identified as lonely and/or socially isolated.  Just one hour per week can make a very big difference to an older person's outlook on life and visibly improves their mental wellbeing.  "There is a really, important need for this service.

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'Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle'

'Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle' created by Incontrol-able published on 01 August 2017

OK - where did July go?  The kids are off school and it's the Carnival this week - a sure fire recipe for rain! I've got to start this month's blog with a big thank you to Angelina, John and Barbara for taking the time to share their experiences and thoughts of Project 65 in video format.  You can watch the videos by visiting our social media sites on https://www.facebook.com/incontrolable.

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