Silver Linings group at Copleston Centre

Local community organisation, the Copleston Centre, is hosting a new group for older people meeting twice weekly. Silver Linings will meet on a Wednesday, 2-4.30pm for Arts and Crafts and a Friday, 2-4.30pm for a varied programme including games, gentle exercise and cooking. There is a £2 fee per session to cover materials. All are welcome! For more information…

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New exercise group in SE5

Link Age Southwark is starting a new light exercise group for over-60s in D’Eynsford House sheltered housing unit. The group will take place fortnightly on a Wednesday afternoon from 2.30-3.15pm and be available to residents of the D’Eynsford Estate and surrounding area. The light exercise will be led by an experienced tutor and aim to increase strength,…

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Vitality London 10K – 29th May 2017

We’re looking for runners to take on the Vitality London 10K in London on Monday 29th May, 2017 for Link Age Southwark. This race starts in North London and takes in iconic landmarks of the city. For more information about fundraising for Link Age Southwark, please email helena@linkagesouthwark.org or call 020 8299 2623. More information about…

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LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 21: Runner make their way round one of the many glass buildings at Canary Wharf during the Virgin London Marathon 2013 on April 21, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Discover Adventure Fundraising Challenges

If you’re looking for an adventure in 2017, and would like to raise money for a good cause, why not take on one of Discover Adventure’s challenges for Link Age Southwark? There are challenges across the globe to suit every taste, such as the London Marathon Walk, Mount Kilimanjaro Trek and London to Paris Cycle. Challenges range in difficulty depending…

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Flo’s 100th Birthday

We’re delighted to wish Flo a happy 100th birthday! One of our volunteer drivers has been taking Flo to the hairdresser every week for the past 5 years. Happy birthday!

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Wine Tasting on Lordship Lane

We’re excited to announce a Wine Tasting Evening in support of Link Age Southwark on Tuesday 31st January at 7.30pm. The event is hosted by Toasted, a bistro, wine bar and wine cellar on Lordship Lane. They are proud to source many of their wines from small scale, artisan winemakers. These independent growers often choose traditional methods instead of commercial,…

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New Volunteering Officer

We’re delighted to welcome our new Volunteering Officer, Melissa Kent, to the Link Age Southwark Team. Previous to her new role, Melissa worked as an Assistant on our Dementia Project. She has also been volunteering with Link Age Southwark as a befriender for the past 3 years, and continues to visit Lena weekly for fish &…

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