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Age Connects North Wales Central shares the Commission’s goals of raising awareness of the scale and impact of the ageism faced by older people every single day. Living long into later life should appeal to everyone, but sadly the reality …

Everyday Ageism Read More »

Age Connects North Wales Central has a new and exciting service available to residents in Denbighshire. Click here for more information,  contact details, and job vacancies.

Two Comic Relief funded projects in Denbighshire joined forces on Monday 11th March to celebrate this year’s Comic Relief theme, the Danceathon! Age Connects North Wales Central got together with Denbighshire Arts Service to provide a mini danceathon at Dolwen …

Intergenerational Comic Relief Fun in Denbigh Read More »

Dig this! The popular regional shopping outlet and the empowering older persons’ charity have joined forces to promote wellbeing for carers and those they care for. Tweedmill, St.Asaph, has been host to a garden developed by Age Connects North Wales …

Tweedmill and Age Connects grafting together for gardeners’ delight Read More »

Last Thursday Eirianfa came alive with the Age Connects Christmas gathering. Children from Ysgol y Parc entertained us with the singing and they were treated to a visit by Father Christmas and an opportunity to sit in a police car. …

Age Connects Christmas Event 2018 Read More »

Edward Evans known as ‘Ted’ volunteer friend and colleague for over 13 years. Ted took up volunteering for ACNWC at the age of 82 years young! He contributed to a number of our services, always with good humour and kindness. …

Remembering Ted Read More »

Last Thursday our Forum Coordinator for Denbighshire Abbe and Rebecca our Denbighshire Community Navigator spent the morning at the Ruthin Livestock Centre talking to farmers about health and well-being. They had a great morning talking to farmers about support which …

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As part of Denbighshire County Council  Celebrating Age week we hosted an afternoon of fun filled activities at The Alive Church in Prestatyn Over 70 people enjoyed the afternoon which included dancing, artwork, information about nature and gardening, nail painting …

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This week Denbighshire County Council has been celebrating “Ageing Well in Denbighshire” by sharing a series of videos about initiatives involving older people. Here is the video about our “Speak UP” project. Would you consider volunteering for only 2 hours …

Speak UP Video Documentary Read More »

In the first year of SpeakUP, despite having to develop the activity programme for delivery, recruit and train all our volunteers and promote our new project, we were able to make contact with 40 care homes. In addition we have …

Speak UP Dementia Awareness presentations Read More »