Category Archives: Loneliness

First birthday of our Derwentside College Lunch Club

We had a wonderful day celebrating the first birthday of our Derwentside College Come Eat Together lunch club. Angelo the Restaurant Manager who looks after us told us he loves being the centre of attention among our happy members. We … Continue reading

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Welcome to Come Eat Together

Our award winning project brings older people together with food. If you would love to enjoy a meal out in pleasant surroundings but have no-one to go with, contact us on 0191 374 6577.  Our activities include: Lunch clubs, Breakfast Clubs and … Continue reading

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Aspiring chefs are cooking up a storm for older people in County Durham

Catering student at New College Durham are inviting people aged over 50 who live on their own to come and make new friends whilst dining in style. Age UK County Durham’s Come Eat Together project, has teamed up with New … Continue reading

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Bishop of Durham to pop in for breakfast at our Gentlemen’s Breakfast Club

Our Gent’s Breakfast in the Café Cenno in Durham Indoor Market just goes from strength to strength. The after breakfast talks are hugely popular, chosen by the members of the group themselves. We are looking forward to welcoming Paul Butler … Continue reading

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National Lottery raises £179m for good causes in January!

Wow! National Lottery players raised an incredible £179 million for Good Causes in January! The funds help organisations like us to deliver projects that make a real difference to people’s lives. Thank you!    

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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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