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Older People, Isolation and Civic Engagement

Older People, Isolation and Civic Engagement

  In 2013, Lewisham Council’s Community Directorate, Entelechy Arts, and the Albany came together to try and find a new approach to day care. They wanted to create a regular meeting place, where older people could meet and take part in something more than just a…

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“It Made Me Feel So Special” Meet Me at the Albany Participant shares his Experience

“It Made Me Feel So Special” Meet Me at the Albany Participant shares his Experience

  Meet Me at the Albany participant Henderson Alleyne describes how he and his wife Velda first got involved in the programme.  When I was in hospital after the stroke, I didn’t know what to do. I didn’t like lying there all day. I sketched…

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