Most people will feel lonely at some point in their lives.
It’s a deeply personal experience that – in most cases – will thankfully pass. But for a growing number of people, particularly those in later life, loneliness can define their lives and have a significant impact on their wellbeing.
Age UK works with a number of friendship centres across the country. Their Friendship Groups provide a great way to meet like-minded people and make friends in your area. At Cannon Park we’re actively talking to Age UK to set up a new Friendship Group in the centre where older people can meet on a regular basis for a hot drink and a chance for a chat.
We’ll be updating our website with news as we progress, so keep watching!