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It's good to be connected

Posted by Mike Evans on Friday 5th May 2017

We've been running our Wednesday afternoon social clubs for four years now – and they still create the loveliest interactions between younger and older neighbours – week in, week out...

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Our April Champions

Posted by Victoria Buckle on Thursday 4th May 2017

This month has certainly been a busy one in north London. The sun has been shining and our neighbours have shared time and laughter – from taking on the Generation Game at Kentish Town, to Geoff singing his heart out at our Karaoke Club. But very little of this would be possible without the support of our runners, organisers, and volunteers who have donated their time and skills to support their community. Thank you to our April Champions!

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May Social Clubs

Posted by Mike Evans on Tuesday 2nd May 2017

The merry month of May is nearly upon us and at North London Cares there are over 20 fantastic events for you to be part of with your older neighbours across Camden and Islington.

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Winter Wellbeing 2016/17 – the final report

Posted by Alex Smith on Thursday 13th April 2017

Every year for the past six years North London Cares has delivered a major Winter Wellbeing programme – a pro-active outreach effort to help our older neighbours stay warm, active, healthy and connected during the most isolating time of year. Read the report, scan the infographic and learn about how our networked approach helps reduce isolation and bring the community together.

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Join The Cares Family summer gala

Posted by Emily Clarke on Wednesday 12th April 2017

In the summer, we will be marking six years of friendship shared between younger and older neighbours across our patch. And to celebrate, we're having our biggest party yet. 

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Thank you! Cares’ Cake Week raised over £1,500

Posted by Victoria Buckle on Tuesday 11th April 2017

At the end of March, our wonderful supporters donned their aprons and oven gloves to get baking for their community and raise money North London Cares’ spring social clubs. And they did a fantastic job, raising an awesome £1,500!

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Cards for your community

Posted by Emily Clarke on Monday 10th April 2017

In February, Ted, Maria and the gang at Kentish Town got crafty making greetings cards, which are now available for you to buy thanks to the team over at thortful.

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Our March champions

Posted by Victoria Buckle on Thursday 6th April 2017

Spring has finally arrived to north London, and friendships continue to bloom across our patch. But without our amazing volunteers and supporters, very little of this would be possible. Thank you to our March champions!

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'Project Happiness'

Posted by Rosie Clewlow on Monday 3rd April 2017

For two consecutive weeks Islington neighbours young and old attended a social club in Clerkenwell that encouraged them to focus on all things happy!

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