How to stop an elderly person feeling lonely this Christmas

Although Christmas is a very family-orientated celebration, there are often many elderly people who find it to be one of the loneliest times of the year. According to Age UK, more than 900,000 people aged 60 or over feel lonelier through the festive season than at any other time of year. Its research found those […]

Christmas gift ideas for the elderly

Trying to find Christmas gifts for an elderly family member, friend or neighbour can be tricky as they usually already have everything they need. They’re not usually interested in the latest gadgets and technology and don’t have the space for anything too big, so we have put together a list of gift ideas to help […]

Welsh encouraged to spread festive cheer among elderly

We’re encouraging people from Wales to spread some festive cheer among any elderly and vulnerable neighbours and relatives they might have this Christmas (December, 2017). Christmas can be one of the loneliest times of year for anyone living alone and Abacare is asking people to ensure they check on relatives and neighbours during the holidays. […]