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Volunteer Vacancy: Befrienders

Are you interested in becoming a Volunteer Befriender? Caring can be lonely at the best of times, and many of our carers struggle with feelings of loneliness and social isolation. This has only been exacerbated by the current Covid-19 crisis. In response to this, we have set up a telephone befriending service to provide some…


Be a Home Hero with The 2.6 Challenge!

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a catastrophic effect with the cancellation of thousands of events and the loss of billions in income through fundraising events. The Virgin Money London Marathon alone is the world’s biggest one-day fundraising event, raised more than £66.4 million for thousands of charities in 2019. From Sunday 26 April, the day…


Recipe: Carrot, Coriander and Chilli Soup

Here’s another great healthy soup to keep you warm and healthy. Thanks to our Social Media Volunteer Maria for sharing this recipe with us. Carrot, Coriander and Chilli Soup Serves: 4-5 (but with more water it can go further) Ingredients: 5 large carrots 2 potatoes Bunch of coriander – if unsure, use a big, packed handful –…


Recipe: Hot Cross Buns

Recipe: Hot Cross Buns We might all be in lockdown but we can still enjoy Easter. So here’s a simple hot cross bun recipe you can make at home. It may look like a lot of steps but it’s actually quite straightforward. This is a great activity if you’ve got a lot of time on…