Evaluation of SYHA’s Age Better in Sheffield project (CRESR)

Written by the Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research Between 2015-22, the Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research (CRESR) was the local evaluation partner for Age Better in Sheffield (ABiS), a six-year £6 million investment by the National Lottery Community Fund to reduce isolation and loneliness amongst people aged 50 or over (people … Continue reading Evaluation of SYHA’s Age Better in Sheffield project (CRESR)

Invitation to tender: Good Recruitment for Older Workers – GROW 2 design & test phase

Article from Centre for Ageing Better We're looking to work with suppliers to help us better understand employer and recruiter behaviours, and to design and test new approaches that result in more age-inclusive recruitment outcomes. The deadline for tender submissions is 10am on Friday, 1 October 2021. The overall aim of the Good Recruitment for Older Workers … Continue reading Invitation to tender: Good Recruitment for Older Workers – GROW 2 design & test phase

Age Better in Sheffield launches ‘The Comfort Zone: Burngreave’ for meet-and-greet and socialising

Age Better in Sheffield is to run a series of meet-and-greet sessions as part of its upcoming 'The Comfort Zone: Burngreave' programme at Vestry Hall, 2 Burngreave Road, Sheffield, S3 9DD. The loneliness partnership is offering the chance for over-50s to meet up for a cuppa and a chat in a friendly, comfortable atmosphere. Age … Continue reading Age Better in Sheffield launches ‘The Comfort Zone: Burngreave’ for meet-and-greet and socialising

Age Better in Sheffield to stage Free Community Event on Sat 26 Jan

Age Better Sheffield, supported by Reach and South Yorkshire Housing Association, is staging a free community event at Greenhill Library between 12:00pm and 3:00pm on Saturday 26th January. Guests will be able to find out what is happening in the local communities around Greenhill, Beauchief, Lowedges, Batemoor and Jordanthorpe, while enjoying free activities and refreshments. … Continue reading Age Better in Sheffield to stage Free Community Event on Sat 26 Jan

Age Better in Sheffield to run benefits and financial advice sessions from Thurs 17th Jan

Age Better in Sheffield - a South Yorkshire Housing Association- led partnership which works to tackle loneliness and isolation for people aged 50 and over - is running free financial advice sessions. Supported by SOAR and Citizens Advice, the benefits and financial drop-in is designed to help people make their money stretch further, understand budgeting and … Continue reading Age Better in Sheffield to run benefits and financial advice sessions from Thurs 17th Jan