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Prestatyn Older People’s Forum: March 2019

 An Older People’s forum was held in Prestatyn Library on the 28th March 2019. The meeting was very well attended and three speakers were able to join us. Ann Griffith – Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner attended Prestatyn Forum on

Intergenerational Comic Relief Fun in Denbigh

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

Tweedmill and Age Connects grafting together for gardeners’ delight

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

Age Connects Christmas Event 2018

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.

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

Celebrating Age 2018

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

Speak UP Video Documentary

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

September 2017 “Ageing Well” Infographic

Here are some very interesting numbers related to Older People in Denbighshire.

Speak UP Dementia Awareness presentations

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

Annual General Meeting 2017

Age Connects North Wales Central held its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 18th July 2017. The AGM was well attended by various members of the Conwy and Denbighshire communities, the Third Sector and Public Sector organisations. Neil Bryson, Trustee chaired

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