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Volunteers Urgently needed for the Haddenham and District Age Concern Befriending Scheme

Yes! In our village there are a number of elderly residents suffering from isolation and loneliness. Can you spare one or two hours a week to befriend one of these people? A cup of tea and a chat once a week and, if convenient, an occasional trip to the garden centre or similar for a coffee would make such a difference to their lives.

For further information please contact John Nicholson
Telephone: 01844 290906 or mobile 07501 884946

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