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Social Action Fund launches to reduce social isolation and loneliness

Oldham Cares is launching a new Social Action Fund to tackle social isolation and loneliness in communities across the borough. Around 10 per cent of local residents across all ages currently self-identify as being lonely. That is a figure mirrored nationally and leads to impacts on health and mortality which are as important as other […]

Thanks a million to a wonderful service

An Oldham grandma has praised health and social care professionals for improving her husband’s quality of life. Dorothy Barcroft and her husband, Brian, live in Shaw. Following a fall at home, Brian needed a period of care and support to help him get back to his usual self. Thanks to the Oldham Rapid Community Assessment […]