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19 May 2020 Help with grief and bereavement

At any time, coping with the death of someone close is a difficult, complex and very personal experience. Another layer of impact is added for those having to face this during the coronavirus pandemic, with its uncertainly and difficult, unique circumstances.

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11 February 2020 Challenging refusals and delays on social care support

We regularly hear from members and their families wanting help in finding the right social care support. With a complex range of services and local variations in provision, it can be difficult to understand how to get the right care and support and what to do if things go wrong.

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29 May 2019 Getting back on your bike as an adult

Cycling is the fourth most popular sport in the UK. It’s easy to see why, as you can do it whatever your age or level of fitness. If you've not been on a bike since childhood, then maybe it's time to get back in the saddle!

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29 March 2019 Walking Football: score fitness and friendship goals

There’s a new sport sweeping the country – Walking Football. It’s exactly as the name suggests – you play football, but walking instead of running. Not only does it have considerable health benefits, but it’s great fun and a fantastic way of making new friends on and off the pitch.

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26 March 2019 Supporting someone who's lost a partner

When a friend, relative or colleague's partner dies, it can be hard to know what to say or how to act. We’re often unsure if we should talk about it, or something else, if they want to see us, or if they want to spend time on their own. We may feel the need to ‘make things better’ or fear saying the wrong thing.

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