The Chicken and the Egg

Harry’s Story Harry had worked on a farm for many years and his wish was to reconnect to the animals he held most dear from his working life, the chickens. He wanted to have a shed and some hens in the gardens of the setting where he lived. Harry is a quiet gent, with...

Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader

Imogen originally contacted the Community Circles Project hosted by Age UK in Doncaster looking for support for herself.  Imogen lives alone and had to retire earlier than planned due to ill health.  In her own words she shares; “I had traded a very busy life with...

Circles in Doncaster Speak For Themselves

An independent evaluation of Age UK Doncaster’s Circles Project has shown that the project is having a positive impact on reducing social isolation and loneliness in older people (aged 50+) by increasing social engagement, independence and resilience. The most...