Every year, the United Nations designates the 1 October as International Day of Older Persons (IDOP). Events are taking place across the country – albeit this year in a different, often virtual format – to celebrate the achievements and contributions older people make to society and raise awareness of the issues and challenges inContinue reading International Day of Older Persons (IDOP) Oct 1st 2020
Thursday 17th Sept 2020 – Chorlton Good Neighbours Annual General Meeting Please find below a link to next Thursday’s 17th Sept Annual General Meeting via Zoom . I hope you can join us for a presentation on the year’s work as well as the re election of the trustees . The whole meeting is likely to finishContinue reading Thursday 17th Sept Annual General Meeting
Stories of Our Lives goes online! Stories of our Lives facilitator Jolene writes: Changing times have called for changing methods of communication and so the storytelling group has started to experiment with meeting up online! Our first session in March was very much a trial and error process, with lots of laughing at ourselves andContinue reading Stories of Our Lives goes online!
Stories of our Lives Book launch This took place in the back room of Chorlton Library on Saturday 14th December. Older CGN members and writers who took part in the summer sessions, were able to come together again to celebrate the much awaited launch of the book . Jolene Sheehan , the main facilitator ofContinue reading Stories of our Lives Book launch, 14th Dec 2019