“Following my heart attack I wanted to make sure I had more people around me. Mixing with others just makes you feel better. I think the heart attack brought it home that life is short and I need to live it. Coming here has changed everything.
I don’t do my housework in the day anymore – I make sure I’m out meeting people and get busy in the evenings now. Its much more important to be mixing with other people than having a tidy house!”
(Member of the Brightlife-funded ‘What’s Cooking’ group in Frodsham)
The Brightlife Team is working closely with our lead body Age UK Cheshire on an integrated approach to responding to Covid-19.
Together we have set up a Community Response Team that covers four geographical areas across Cheshire. The Community Response Team has established a single point of contact telephone line to provide support for older people with: