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Creating New Moments of Connection this Silver Sunday

Creating New Moments of Connection this Silver Sunday

91% think small 'moments of connection' can make a difference to someone feeling lonely according to recent YouGov data released by Campaign to End Loneliness*. Silver Sunday is working with hundreds of organisations around the UK in creating over 1,000 events...

The NEW Silver Sunday Scout Badge

The NEW Silver Sunday Scout Badge

We are delighted to have the support of The Scouts in 2019 who have created a special Silver Sunday Scout Badge available on the Scout Shop encouraging Scout groups across the country to get involved in celebrating older people in the community this October.

Silver Sunday 2019 in the News

Silver Sunday 2019 in the News

Thank you to our supporters for all your help in spreading the word about Silver Sunday and inspiring the communities around them to get involved in Silver Sunday 2019. A selection of recent stories are here & we will update the page from time to time.

MPs Supporting Silver Sunday

Thank you to the 70+ MPs from ALL parties who have already pledged their support towards Silver Sunday and are working with their local constituency partners to create fun and free Silver Sunday events for their older constituents this October. We are working hard to...

‘We Will Remember Them’

On 6th November we held a very special Silver Sunday “Commemoration of Remembrance: 100th Anniversary of the Armistice” event at the Regent Street Cinema for 150 guests.

Walking Football: Fitness, Fun & Friends

We joined the Chelsea FC Foundation for their “Walking Football Tournament”, one of many walking sport events around the UK for Silver Sunday.

Silver Sunday 2018: What A Day!

Silver Sunday 2018: What A Day!

We are thrilled to have had around 1,000 events this year reaching more older people than ever before, great media coverage, a buzz on social media and wonderfully happy pictures and stories from around the country.

Paddington hosts Silver Sunday Boat trips, October 2018

Launched in 2012 by the Sir Simon Milton Foundation and Westminster City Council, Silver Sunday has grown into a nationwide campaign, to raise awareness of loneliness and isolation amongst the elderly and celebrate old age. In partnership...

Changing The Story Of Loneliness This Silver Sunday

Rosemary’s story reminds us why Silver Sunday is so important. We’ve nearly 1,000 events happening this year giving everyone in the country the chance to help reduce loneliness in older people.

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