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An Information Fair was held at the Village Hall on Friday 16th November, providing help and awareness of local services for older people. The fair was organised by Lynn Maddox of AVDC, and attracted a very large group of visitors.

Refreshments in the form of free tea and cakes was kindly provided by volunteers from Haddenham Age Concern

The following organisations were represented at the fair:

  • Abbeyfield Home in Haddenham
  • Home Library service
  • Haddenham & District Prostate Cancer Support Group
  • St Johns Ambulance Men's club
  • Tax help for older people
  • United Sustainable Energy Agency
  • Falls Prevention service — NHS
  • Fire & Rescue Service
  • Library — Haddenham
  • Police
  • Social Care Surgeries
  • Social Care Bucks Connect
  • Transport for Bucks — road safety over 65
  • Calibre audio library
  • Citizens Advice Bureau — Thame
  • Samaritans
  • Society of Later Life Advisers
  • Primary Care Trust
  • Red Cross — Home from Hospital
  • Community Impact Bucks community transport
  • Age UK Bucks
  • Bucks County Council Resilience team
  • GPs — Trinity Health
  • Bucks County Council welfare benefits advisor
  • Healthy Minds

To see photographs, please see our GALLERIES section.

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