Tackling loneliness through Co-op Local Community Fund

Woodchurch Church, based in Birkenhead, tackles loneliness. Co-op Colleague Member, David, explains how they’ve helped bring the community together thanks to the support of Co-op Members and why he chose to support them.

230 words approx. 1 minute to read

Paul Gerrard, Policy & Campaigns Director, explains how after four years of campaigning to tackle loneliness, our Co-op welcomes today’s announcement of the Government’s loneliness strategy for England.

237 words approx. 1 minute to read

3000 lives have been changed #TheCoopWay thanks to our British Red Cross Community Connectors #TacklingLoneliness across the UK. Michael, a Community Connector in Blyth, explains how he’s helped make a difference.

221 words approx. 1 minutes to read

Young people feel lonely more often than any other age group. That’s why Co-op Foundation launched Belong, a UK-wide network of partners tackling youth loneliness.

415 words, approx 2 mins to read.

Today the Prime Minister, Theresa May, announced the Building Connections Fund, an £11 million partnership to tackle loneliness and connect communities in England. £2 million of this fund will be delivered by our charity, Co-op Foundation, supporting young people across the country.

300 words approx. 1.5 minute to read

For the last three years, we’ve campaigned to tackle loneliness and isolation with our partners British Red Cross. Find out how we’re helping tackle loneliness in new young mums.

338 words approx. 1.5 minuites to read

New research from the Co-op Foundation finds that peer support is key to tackling youth loneliness. Learn more about Belong, a UK wide network set up to find effective solutions to youth loneliness #TacklingLoneliness

484 words approx. 2.5 minutes to read