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How can I help you?

Marie, from Age UK, reflects on the barriers to people offering support to older people living in their community.

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Carers Circles

Sharon tells her story of establishing Circles for carers through a shared love of food and family recipes.

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Small Spark to Bright Idea

Becky shares her experience of coming up with an idea which would benefit the whole of her community – and with the support of our Bright Sparks programme – turning it into a reality!

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The 2 Hour Club

Cath shares her story of getting her husband involved in volunteering through a shared connection of motorbikes. Could you give a few hours of your time?

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Social Care Future Event

Cath describes her experience and learning from hosting a workshop at the Social Care Future event focused on Power, Purpose and Permission.

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Covid Buddies

The team at Community Circles has been working closely with teams in Suffolk during the pandemic to offer the Circles approach to people being asked to self-isolate. The approach has been a huge hit!

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Ashton Circle: Connecting people through shared interests, locally and online

With COVID restrictions easing, and the excitement of face to face events becoming more like a reality, we’re not ready to say goodbye to the wonderful online community we have built… so we aren’t going to! Ashton Circle and Circles Connected will run hand in hand, continuing to offer opportunities for people to connect virtually from their own home and face to face in a local venue.

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