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Blessing Our Care Homes this Easter

Church Champion Sally Bates shares how churches in her area teamed up and worked together to spread hope and share the love of Christ in local care homes this Easter...

March 2021 Newsletter

Reaching, serving and empowering older people Welcome to this March Faith in Later Life newsletter where we will be sharing updates and news, signposting to new resources, and highlighting opportunities...

Is your church Dementia-friendly? 

The concept of Dementia-friendly communities was introduced in 2012, which aimed to increase awareness of the needs of people living with Dementia across sectors, organisations, and the public; to build...

Caring for those with dementia, and their carers

Starting with an encounter 14 years ago, Helen McKay-Ferguson from our sister charity Pilgrims’ Friend Society shares how the church can play a vital role in looking after those facing...

The Lowdown on Loneliness 

“It has been so long since I saw anyone I knew in the flesh. Seeing her face has literally made my year! I almost cried.” ('Time to Talk Befriending' scheme...

Easter Postcards

The coronavirus pandemic has caused significant disruption to our everyday lives. According to Age UK, loneliness affects well over one million people over the age of 65 in normal life,...