Mayor’s Charity Curry and Quiz Night 12th September 2019

Please support Curry & Quiz Night! All in aid of the Mayor of Colchester, Councillor Nick Cope’s Charities for 2019/2020 which are: ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, Age Concern, Colchester Chinese Association, Citizen’s Advice Bureau Colchester, Colchester Foodbank, Mercury Theatre, MIND Colchester and the Youth Enquiry Service (Y.E.S) Start Time: 6.30pm...

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Streptococcal infections (iGAS) in mid Essex The Facts

Invasive Group A Streptococcal infections (iGAS) in mid Essex You may already be aware from local and national media coverage that an outbreak of invasive Group A Streptococcal infections (iGAS) has occurred in mid Essex. The outbreak has affected elderly people being treated for chronic wounds in the Braintree, Maldon...

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Clacton Older Person’s Information Fair

Here we are, all systems go at the Clacton Older Person’s Information Fair on 18th June! We had a great day and it was amazing to speak to so many of you who approached us. Please do give us a call to find out how we are supporting the community of Tendring: 01255...

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Loneliness Awareness

How to help a loved one in later years cope with the emotional pressures while living alone. When a loved suddenly finds themselves living alone after long years with a spouse or partner, the experience can be very traumatic. One retired lady described it as watching the world as she...

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Fundraising for our outside project

Age Concern is set to see 10,000 visitors this year. We are looking to improve access, develop a gardening project and provide an area for those in later years to socialise and share life stories with a view to start a small gardening friendship group right here on the Veranda....

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The Big Knit at Clacton Covered Market

Age Concern Colchester and NE Essex say a big thanks to those who turned up at Clacton Covered Market yesterday to Knit us small smoothie hats so we can turn them into cash. That way we can help make life better for those in Later Years around NE Essex. This...

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