Sheffield charity’s great work to tackle loneliness



Bringing people together to dispel loneliness is the aim of Ignite Imaginations, a project that is supporting activities across the city for people aged 50 plus.
With funding from Age Better in Sheffield, the charity is helping older people to create connections through three projects; Start Up, Sporting Memories, and We Are Makers.
Loneliness is such a problem in our society that a new minister for loneliness was appointed last week to tackle the issue.
Luisa Golob, CEO of Ignite Imaginations, said: “The Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness revealed in 2017 that nine million people in the UK... read more

 
30 January 2018 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 35
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