It's hard to learn to live on your own for the first time following the death of a loved one, writes Andrea Lambert, from our Senior Citizens’ Media Group
Catherine Browne was shocked by Hackney when she first arrived here from Barbados, she tells Hyacinth Wellington, in an interview originally recorded on audio. Catherine and Hyacinth are both members of the Connect Hackney Senior Citizens’ Media Group
Stephen Adams, a regular at City & Hackney Carers’ Centre IT drop-in sessions, explains how you can get help with using mobile phones, computers, email and other useful technology
There are many different taboos in life that each one of us has to cope with – and the silence around mental health issues is one of them. At least one in four people suffers from mental health problems, writes Charles Daniel from the Senior Citizens’ Media Group
Anita and Pat are voluteer community researchers with Connect Hackney, talking to other over 50s to get their views. In this Q&A they tell us why they got involved and how they enjoy volunteering.
Volunteering to help other people an make your own life better, writes Abigail Omolade from the Senior Citizens’ Media Group.
Travel broadens the mind, says Hyacinth Wellington from the Senior Citizens’ Media Group.
Aeroplanes have played a huge part in the life of one schoolboy turned RAF airman... By Walter Horton, Senior Citizens’ Media Group