Our VIPs tried virtual reality for the first time to celebrate the launch of our Community Adventurers Project!
Help us tackle loneliness in Edinburgh's over 60s by purchasing our locally designed and printed Christmas Cards!
Vote for Vintage Vibes to be Charity Project of the Year for The Scottish Building Society Edinburgh & The East!
Vintage Vibes is a partnership between LifeCare Edinburgh and The Broomhouse Centre. It was launched late in 2015 with part-funding from The Big Lottery towards the first four years. Plans are that it will become sustainable in the long-term.
Vintage Vibes hopes to plug the gap of a city-wide service that offers longer-term benefits to people seeking better connections. It offers:
To find out more about Vintage Vibes and how to refer someone, click here.
To find out more about volunteering for Vintage Vibes, click here.
Interview: Wilma and Jean talk about their friendship
That everyone over 60 in Edinburgh lives a fulfilled life with friendship, respect and participation.
To help Edinburgh’s lonely and isolated over-60s by providing companionship and support that is personalised to their needs and integrated with local communities. To bring about a long-lasting change in attitudes towards the city’s over-60s. To encourage friendships between all generations and ensure the over-60s are treated with care, dignity and respect.
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