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Bluebird Care has decided to give away its first ever Community Grant – a sum of money that could benefit any local group in South Gloucestershire working with older people. The care provider is making available £250, and the group that can best demonstrate a need for additional support will be allocated the funds.
For more details and to receive an application form contact Bluebird Care on 01454 323624 or email below.
Age UK South Gloucestershire have been made aware of an incident where a bogus caller, claiming to a representative, cold called an older person offering to undertake some home decorating and repairs and asked for money to buy materials.
Age UK South Gloucestershire want to remind older people across the area that they never make unsolicited cold calls and never ask for any money for their advice.
During October, smokers are being encouraged to take part in the 28-day stop smoking challenge - Stoptober. Smokefree South Gloucestershire offers free advice and support to quit smoking throughout the area, and for Stoptober, there will be extra sessions every week. Click below for more...
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