Monthly Archives: July 2015

Age UK County Durham is creating Dementia Friends

Staff and volunteers feel they are benefiting personally from becoming Dementia Friends with Age UK County Durham. On a rainy and rather dreary Monday morning in Consett, three more volunteers and Stephanie from the Come Eat Together team took time out  to … Continue reading

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How to spot the signs of loneliness…

We know how important friends and social interaction are to everyone. Come Eat Together brings older people together with food to combat loneliness and to help people be linked into their communities. We love this blog from the Silver Talk … Continue reading

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Age UK County Durham joined in the festivities at the 131st annual Durham Miner’s Gala.

With the sound of brass bands playing and the glorious sun shining, 150,000 people flocked to Durham on Saturday 11 July to soak up the gala atmosphere for the annual Durham Big Meeting. Armed with our tombola prizes  and a … Continue reading

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