Reaching out to BAME older people in Camden

Ageing Better in Camden are pleased to announce a

Call for Expression of interest for Consultancy for Capacity Building and Support to prepare for new BAME Community Action project of older people in Camden

The key aims of the project are:

  • To work with and support BAME organisations in the voluntary and community sector to address loneliness and social isolation amongst older BAME people in Camden
  • Reach out to and identify BAME older people at risk of social isolation in a range of communities and cultures
  • Engage older people and groups to develop networks and activities
  • Increase BAME older peoples take up and participation in support activities and services.
  • To ensure the voice of older BAME people contributes to the shaping and development of older peoples activities and the communities they live in.

 

Click here for further information and documents

 

 

Come to our Older People's Advisory Group

Our Older People's Advisory Group meet monthly at Age UK Camden, Tavis House to help shape the Ageing Better in Camden partnership.

The group have played a key role in:

  • Influencing the Ageing Better in Camden partnership - what can we do better to tackle social isolation and loneliness?
  • Campaigning on local issues, such as public toilets and social care
  • Sharing events, opportunities and ideas to make sure everyone can be connected to their local communty

The group is open to anyone who is over 60 and living in Camden. Tea and coffee is provided and new members are very welcome!

Find out when the next meeting is or for further information please email us.

Each month we produce various event/activities leaflets for OPAG members, you can get a copy here