Older people news

Older people news

Centre opens its doors on dementia

Published on Tuesday, 16th May 2017

The Michael Flanders Resource Centre is hosting events across two days to raise awareness of dementia in Ealing.

  • Ealing – home of the ‘outstanding’

    Published on Thursday, 9th March 2017

    ‘Outstanding’ was the opinion of inspectors following a recent visit to Turnberry Court, a care home which provides care for vulnerable older people and those with a disability.

  • Public meeting on hospital downgrade plans

    Published on Tuesday, 24th January 2017

    The council is calling on residents to attend a public meeting to discuss NHS plans to downgrade Ealing and Charing Cross hospitals to ‘local’ hospital status.

  • Ealing Council backs 1 Million Minutes loneliness campaign

    Published on Monday, 19th December 2016

    Ealing Council is supporting Good Morning Britain’s 1 Million Minutes campaign to combat loneliness amongst older people.

  • Ealing Council highlights the issue of elder abuse

    Published on Thursday, 16th June 2016

    Ealing Council and its partners showed their support for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day by holding an event to raise awareness of the issue.

  • Dementia awareness week activities

    Published on Tuesday, 17th May 2016

    Ealing Council is working with the NHS, dementia charities, community centres and voluntary groups to host a range of activities for Dementia Awareness Week (15-21 May).

  • Ealing Council leads the fight against loneliness

    Published on Friday, 18th March 2016

    Ealing Council is leading a campaign with the NHS and a range of community and other organisations to combat the issue of loneliness and isolation amongst residents.

  • Warm welcome at the dementia cafe

    Published on Thursday, 18th February 2016

    Ealing Council’s “Forget Me Not” dementia café opens its doors again later this month for people living with dementia and their friends and families.

  • People invited to share their lives

    Published on Monday, 12th October 2015

    Ealing Council is inviting people to become carers by opening their home to adults with learning disabilities.

  • Summer dates for dementia cafe

    Published on Monday, 8th June 2015

    Ealing Council’s Michael Flanders Centre, Acton, is running its ‘Forget Me Not”’ dementia cafe throughout the summer.