Escape through dance

Charlie Blair is founder of Blair Academy, which helps vulnerable through dance workshops
Blair Academy founder Charlie Blair speaks to Sahira Raja about how she uses dance to combat loneliness Having been...

All smiles

The Smiling Sessions is run by Shapeshifter Productions
Violaine Bailleul on the local project showing how music is good for our health The Smiling Sessions is a...

Rewarding enterprise

Enterprise House, Chingford
This year marks half-a-century since a utopian vision of retirement living was made reality in Chingford, writes George Clarke...

Bridging the age gap

Songs and Smiles
The Together Project founder Louise Goulder on how a multi-generational singing group is tackling loneliness George lives in a...

Better together

The Together Project
New project aims to tackle social isolation among elderly people, writes Louise Goulden A lot of people in residential...

Keep on smiling

Elisa Heredia
In the latest in a series of interviews with Waltham Forest’s older population, Amina Ahmed meets care home resident...

No time to waste

Florence McLeod
In a new a series of interviews with Waltham Forest’s older population, Amina Ahmed meets a former bus conductor...