Guest blogger Hannah Walters talks about ways you can stay warm this winter as well as keeping socially connected
Staying in touch with people as the winter months roll in, can prove to be quite a challenge, which can often lead to feelings of isolation.
We are delighted to let you know that our campaign to Give the Gift of Connection this Christmas is now live!
Together Co has been chosen as Brighton Girl’s charity partner, helping us to connect with new communities across Brighton and Hove.
Connection and community are at the heart of what we do, so it was wonderful to hear that Sue and Awa had found that in each other.
The Pier2Peer campaign, created by loneliness charity Together Co, will focus on popular tourist hotspots often visited by people who view them as places of togetherness.
Watching people eating together in cafes and realising she had no one to have dinner with is what spurred April Baker to make changes to her life and seek the connection she craved.
When retired schoolteacher Jill, 80, moved from rural Wiltshire to central Brighton on the doctor’s advice, she found she missed the countryside terribly. Hospital discharge following a broken ankle in Spring 2020 brought the complications of covid restrictions, so Jill was referred to Together Co to help with meal and shopping deliveries.
Television presenter Gail Porter and celebrity vet Dr Marc Abraham OBE have joined Together Co as ambassadors, supporting our work in tackling loneliness and social isolation.
We get to meet lots of incredible people at Together Co who give up much of their time for us because we have helped them in the past.
Leila has not only volunteered for us but she has also benefited from our befriending service as a scheme member.
Together Co has joined forces with RSPCA Brighton to #Paws2Connect campaign between people and animals backed by celebrity vet Marc Abraham OBE.
At this year’s Campaign to End Loneliness International Conference we will be discussing Brighton’s response to loneliness through our award-winning partnership model called Social Prescribing Plus.
Speak out, anchor yourself reach out – 3 ways you can help someone who is lonely or socially isolated this Christmas.
Support our Christmas appeal by giving the gift of friendship to someone in the Brighton and Hove community
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