A charity which has been helping ease social isolation for Inverness’ elderly for nearly 20 years has launched an appeal for the next flurry of kind-hearted volunteers to join its ranks.
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A charity hosted a special event yesterday to brighten up the weekend of dozens of north-east pensioners.
A young Aberdeen accountant has been rewarded for her work with a charity which combats loneliness.
It’s one of the loneliest times of the year for those facing social isolation.
After her husband died, Maureen says she stopped going out and became practically “housebound”.
When Claire Forster took voluntary redundancy amid the oil downturn she resolved to do something “meaningful” with her newfound spare time.
Laughter was shared and stories exchanged as a group of pensioners enjoyed a break from loneliness with a moving festive gathering yesterday.
A charity is appealing for volunteers to help bring older people living alone in Inverness together.
A national charity which helps isolated and lonely elderly people is appealing for new volunteers to come forward as it celebrates its golden jubilee.