News from Abbeyfield and the older people's sector

Abbeyfield receive Big Lottery funding

Abbeyfield has been successful in receiving £264,944 to deliver a Big Lottery funded Accelerating Ideas project called ‘The impact of volunteering on older old living in residential care settings’.

03 February 2016

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Abbeyfield take a pioneering dementia simulator on the road

We have pledged to revolutionise the care of people living with dementia by taking pioneering dementia simulator on the road. Helping carers to understand the bewildering and disorientating day-to-day world of people with dementia is at the heart of an initiative.

19 January 2016

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Abbeyfield launch their annual Coping at Christmas campaign

This year's Abbeyfield Society Coping at Christmas campaign is putting the spotlight firmly on food and is inviting over-55s who live alone into its 500-plus homes and houses around the UK to share free Christmas meals, cake and of course companionship, laughter and warmth.

19 November 2015

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South East Living Wage Leadership Award 2015

Natasha Singarayer, Chief Executive of The Abbeyfield Society, a national charity providing care and support to older people with over 1500 employees throughout the UK, has been chosen as the winner of the Living Wage Leadership Award 2015 for the South East region.

02 November 2015

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Abbeyfield gets into the Bake Off spirit!

Christmas came early at older people’s housing and care charity The Abbeyfield Society which marked 100 days to the big day itself by rising to the occasion with a batch of Christmas Cake Stir Up events across the country.

22 September 2015

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