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More Silverlinks stories from Nottingham

Dianne tells us another story about how Silverlinks peer support is helping older people in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire: “This lady attended a coffee morning that one of the Silverlinks volunteers also attends.  This lady was saying she was wondering whether … Continue reading

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Celebrating Big Lottery Grant Success for Silverlinks!

We are delighted to announce that Silverlinks has been listed as one of the Big Lottery’s Silver Dreams Flagship projects.    Care & Repair England have been awarded £1million to expand Silverlinks to other areas across the UK.  We will continue … Continue reading

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Community airtime for Silverlinks

 Judy was interviewed this morning (February 22nd) on Bristol’s community radio, BCFM, on the “Silversound” programme for people over 60.    Judy talked about Silverlinks and the benefit and support that it could bring to older people facing decisions about their housing. She also talked about … Continue reading

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Silverlinks is part of the Big Lottery Fund’s Silver Dreams fund, run by Care and Repair England. The project is piloting different projects to support older people making major housing decision. This includes bringing together older people for mutual support … Continue reading

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