Freemasons donate £75,000 to Contact the Elderly Charity

Reading Time: 2 minutes Contact the Elderly is dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people. Supported by a network of volunteers, the charity organises monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for small groups of older people, aged 75 and over, who live alone.

Almoner support for seniors

Reading Time: 4 minutes Reach out With 2.9 million older people feeling they have no one to turn to for help and support, Aileen Scoular meets Dame Esther Rantzen DBE and Provincial Grand Almoner Ernie Greenhalgh to find out how Freemasons are making a difference in West Lancashire  No one wants to feel alone. But for the 11 million people in the UK aged … Read more